Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: B

Total students

1,121

Avg. teacher experience

8.9 years

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 9.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 94.8%

Statewide: 90%

Blalack Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Carrollton, TX, in the Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 1,121 students. 48.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 20.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $61,263, which is $4,172 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 8.9 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.cfbisd.edu

Address

1706 Peters Colony
Carrollton, TX 75007-3703

Office phone number

(972) 968-3500

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Blalack Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,121

African American

161 (14.4%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 17.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.4%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

134 (12%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 11.7%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

509 (45.4%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 55.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

268 (23.9%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

45 (4%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

14.4%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

12.0%

Hispanic

45.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

23.9%

Two or more races

4.0%

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

48.9 %

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 51.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

55.8 %

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 64.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

21.4 %

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 32.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

48.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

55.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

21.4%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

20.9 %

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 33.5%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

5.1 %

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 20%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

12.4 %

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.9 %

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

20.9%

Career and technical

5.1%

Gifted and talented

12.4%

Special education

14.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

B

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: B

School progress

B

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Carrollton-Farmers Branch 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

69.4

African American

9 (13%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

1 (1.4%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1.2 (1.7%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4 (5.8%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 19.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

52.3 (75.3%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 63%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

2 (2.9%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 2.8%

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%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

50 (72%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 71.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

19.5 (28%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 27%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

16.1

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 15.1

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

8.9 years

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: 9.6 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

$61,263

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: $61,326

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$56,390

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: $56,093

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$56,303

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: $57,356

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$60,692

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: $59,359

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$64,411

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: $64,115

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$75,807

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD: $73,020

Statewide: $65,449

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