Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Clifton ISD: B

Total students

241

Avg. teacher experience

13.8 years

Clifton ISD: 13.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Clifton ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Clifton Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Clifton, TX, in the Clifton ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 241 students. 39.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.9% 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 $51,749, which is $5,342 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.cliftonisd.org

Address

1102 Key Ave
Clifton, TX 76634-2146

Office phone number

(254) 675-1856

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Clifton Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

241

African American

3 (1.2%)

Clifton ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.4%)

Clifton ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

5 (2.1%)

Clifton ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

89 (36.9%)

Clifton ISD: 36.2%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Clifton ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

134 (55.6%)

Clifton ISD: 55.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

9 (3.7%)

Clifton ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1.2%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

2.1%

Hispanic

36.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

55.6%

Two or more races

3.7%

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

39.4 %

Clifton ISD: 41.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

53.9 %

Clifton ISD: 59.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

2.9 %

Clifton ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

39.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

53.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.9%

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

2.9 %

Clifton ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

7.9 %

Clifton ISD: 28.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.3 %

Clifton ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.9 %

Clifton ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

2.9%

Career and technical

7.9%

Gifted and talented

3.3%

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

C

Clifton ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Clifton ISD: A

School progress

B

Clifton ISD: A

Closing the gaps

D

Clifton ISD: C

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

19.6

African American

0 (0%)

Clifton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Clifton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Clifton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.5 (2.4%)

Clifton ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Clifton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

19.1 (97.6%)

Clifton ISD: 92.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Clifton 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%)

Clifton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

16.1 (82%)

Clifton ISD: 83.6%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3.5 (18%)

Clifton ISD: 16.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Clifton 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

Clifton ISD: 13

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

13.8 years

Clifton ISD: 13.6 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

$51,749

Clifton ISD: $50,349

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$35,660

Clifton ISD: $35,782

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$40,388

Clifton ISD: $40,342

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$49,392

Clifton ISD: $47,457

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$56,179

Clifton ISD: $56,073

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$63,524

Clifton ISD: $60,881

Statewide: $65,449

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