Accountability rating

B

Bridge City ISD: B

Total students

809

Avg. teacher experience

11.8 years

Bridge City ISD: 12.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

96 %

Bridge City ISD: 96%

Statewide: 90%

Bridge City High School is a high school in Bridge City, TX, in the Bridge City ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 809 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 22.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $47,039, which is $7,083 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Bridge City High School was 1047. The average ACT score was 21.6. In the Class of 2018, 96% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.1%.

Contact information

Website

www.bridgecityisd.net

Address

2690 Texas Ave
Bridge City, TX 77611

Office phone number

(409) 735-1600

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bridge City High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

809

African American

7 (0.9%)

Bridge City ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.4%)

Bridge City ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

29 (3.6%)

Bridge City ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

111 (13.7%)

Bridge City ISD: 16.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Bridge City ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

648 (80.1%)

Bridge City ISD: 77.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

10 (1.2%)

Bridge City ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

0.9%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

3.6%

Hispanic

13.7%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

80.1%

Two or more races

1.2%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

22.1 %

Bridge City ISD: 26.6%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

30.9 %

Bridge City ISD: 39.4%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

2.1 %

Bridge City ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

22.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

30.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.1%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

1.9 %

Bridge City ISD: 4.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

96 %

Bridge City ISD: 28.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5.7 %

Bridge City ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.2 %

Bridge City ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

1.9%

Career and technical

96.0%

Gifted and talented

5.7%

Special education

8.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

B

Bridge City ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Bridge City ISD: B

School progress

B

Bridge City ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Bridge City ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

96 %

Bridge City ISD: 96%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Bridge City ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Bridge City ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Bridge City ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Bridge City ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bridge City ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

94.6 %

Bridge City ISD: 94.6%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Bridge City ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

94.6%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.1 %

Bridge City ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bridge City ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0.2 %

Bridge City ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

11 %

Bridge City ISD: 11%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

Masked

Bridge City ISD: Masked

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Bridge City ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

25 %

Bridge City ISD: 25%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

5.5 %

Bridge City ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bridge City ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

11.6 %

Bridge City ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

0 %

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

53.5 %

Bridge City ISD: 53.5%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Bridge City ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Bridge City ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

60 %

Bridge City ISD: 60%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

Masked

Bridge City ISD: Masked

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bridge City ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

51.4 %

Bridge City ISD: 51.4%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Bridge City ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1047

Bridge City ISD: 1047

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

21.6

Bridge City ISD: 21.6

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

57.1 %

Bridge City ISD: 57.1%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

34.7 %

Bridge City ISD: 34.7%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

33.2 %

Bridge City ISD: 33.2%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

57.1%

Math

34.7%

Reading + Math

33.2%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

58.2

African American

0 (0%)

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0.3 (0.6%)

Bridge City ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

5.4 (9.3%)

Bridge City ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

51.5 (88.4%)

Bridge City ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (1.7%)

Bridge City ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

44.9 (77.1%)

Bridge City ISD: 89.6%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

13.3 (22.9%)

Bridge City ISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Bridge City ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

13.9

Bridge City ISD: 15.8

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

11.8 years

Bridge City ISD: 12.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$47,039

Bridge City ISD: $46,375

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$41,530

Bridge City ISD: $40,921

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$41,637

Bridge City ISD: $41,118

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$43,080

Bridge City ISD: $42,630

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$50,313

Bridge City ISD: $47,056

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$55,285

Bridge City ISD: $55,379

Statewide: $62,039

Latest public education stories in The Texas Tribune