Accountability rating

A

Buena Vista ISD: A

Total students

255

Avg. teacher experience

7.3 years

Buena Vista ISD: 7.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Buena Vista ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Buena Vista School is an elementary/secondary school in Imperial, TX, in the Buena Vista ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 255 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 7.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $43,161, which is $10,961 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Buena Vista School was 974. In the Class of 2018, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

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Contact information

Website

www.bvisd.net

Address

P O Box 310
Imperial, TX 79743-0310

Office phone number

(432) 536-2225

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Buena Vista School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 18. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 18.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

255

African American

6 (2.4%)

Buena Vista ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.4%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

179 (70.2%)

Buena Vista ISD: 70.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

69 (27.1%)

Buena Vista ISD: 27.1%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

2.4%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

70.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

27.1%

Two or more races

N/A

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

7.5 %

Buena Vista ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

41.6 %

Buena Vista ISD: 41.6%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

5.5 %

Buena Vista ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

7.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

41.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.5%

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

5.5 %

Buena Vista ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

34.9 %

Buena Vista ISD: 34.9%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

3.5 %

Buena Vista ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

3.1 %

Buena Vista ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

5.5%

Career and technical

34.9%

Gifted and talented

3.5%

Special education

3.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Buena Vista ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Buena Vista ISD: B

School progress

B

Buena Vista ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

Buena Vista ISD: A

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

100 %

Buena Vista ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Buena Vista ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Buena Vista ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

Masked

Buena Vista ISD: Masked

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

Masked

Two or more races

N/A

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 %

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

Masked

Buena Vista ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

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

0 %

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

Masked

Buena Vista ISD: Masked

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

0 %

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

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

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Buena Vista ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Buena Vista 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

974

Buena Vista ISD: 974

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

Masked

Buena Vista ISD: Masked

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

42.1 %

Buena Vista ISD: 42.1%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

31.6 %

Buena Vista ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

26.3 %

Buena Vista ISD: 26.3%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

42.1%

Math

31.6%

Reading + Math

26.3%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

18.3

African American

0.3 (1.4%)

Buena Vista ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

8 (43.8%)

Buena Vista ISD: 43.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

10 (54.8%)

Buena Vista ISD: 54.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

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%)

Buena Vista ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

17 (93.1%)

Buena Vista ISD: 93.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

1.3 (6.9%)

Buena Vista ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Buena Vista 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

14

Buena Vista ISD: 14

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

7.3 years

Buena Vista ISD: 7.3 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

$43,161

Buena Vista ISD: $43,161

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$65,000

Buena Vista ISD: $65,000

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$37,994

Buena Vista ISD: $37,994

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$43,066

Buena Vista ISD: $43,066

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$49,888

Buena Vista ISD: $49,888

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$57,510

Buena Vista ISD: $57,510

Statewide: $62,039

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