Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Celeste ISD: B

Total students

109

Avg. teacher experience

14.6 years

Celeste ISD: 13.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Celeste ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Celeste Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Celeste, TX, in the Celeste ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 109 students. 61.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C 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 $51,685, which is $5,406 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 14.6 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.celesteisd.org

Address

207 S 5th St
Celeste, TX 75423-0067

Office phone number

(903) 568-4721

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Celeste Junior High 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

109

African American

1 (0.9%)

Celeste ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (1.8%)

Celeste ISD: 1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Celeste ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

17 (15.6%)

Celeste ISD: 17.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Celeste ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

83 (76.1%)

Celeste ISD: 74.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

6 (5.5%)

Celeste ISD: 5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.9%

American Indian

1.8%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

15.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

76.1%

Two or more races

5.5%

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

61.5 %

Celeste ISD: 30.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

51.4 %

Celeste ISD: 53.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

1.8 %

Celeste ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

61.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

51.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.8%

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

1.8 %

Celeste ISD: 3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Celeste ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

11 %

Celeste ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

22 %

Celeste ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

1.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

11.0%

Special education

22.0%

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

C

Celeste ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Celeste ISD: B

School progress

C

Celeste ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Celeste 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

8.9

African American

0 (0%)

Celeste ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Celeste ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Celeste ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.6 (7%)

Celeste ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Celeste ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

8.2 (93%)

Celeste ISD: 93%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Celeste 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%)

Celeste ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

7.9 (89%)

Celeste ISD: 76.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

1 (11%)

Celeste ISD: 22.9%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Celeste ISD: 0%

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

12.3

Celeste ISD: 11.2

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

14.6 years

Celeste ISD: 13.7 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

$51,685

Celeste ISD: $51,563

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$47,870

Celeste ISD: $39,680

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$37,751

Celeste ISD: $38,804

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$42,550

Celeste ISD: $46,982

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$51,664

Celeste ISD: $56,821

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$59,750

Celeste ISD: $61,081

Statewide: $65,449

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