Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Comal ISD: A

Total students

745

Avg. teacher experience

13.9 years

Comal ISD: 11.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Comal ISD: 98%

Statewide: 90%

Bill Brown Elementary School is an elementary school in New Braunfels, TX, in the Comal ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 745 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 28.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 23.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $56,958, which is $133 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

1404 Ih 35 N
New Braunfels, TX 78130-3240

Office phone number

(830) 885-1400

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bill Brown Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 20. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 20.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

745

African American

10 (1.3%)

Comal ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.1%)

Comal ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

4 (0.5%)

Comal ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

281 (37.7%)

Comal ISD: 40.1%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Comal ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

426 (57.2%)

Comal ISD: 52.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

23 (3.1%)

Comal ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1.3%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

37.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

57.2%

Two or more races

3.1%

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

28.3 %

Comal ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

26.6 %

Comal ISD: 30%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

17.4 %

Comal ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

28.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

26.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

17.4%

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

23.6 %

Comal ISD: 6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Comal ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

13.7 %

Comal ISD: 11.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.9 %

Comal ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

23.6%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

13.7%

Special education

7.9%

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

A

Comal ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Comal ISD: A

School progress

B

Comal ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

Comal 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

44.9

African American

1 (2.2%)

Comal ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Comal ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Comal ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

11 (24.5%)

Comal ISD: 17.7%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

1 (2.2%)

Comal ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

31.9 (71.1%)

Comal ISD: 78.9%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Comal ISD: 1.5%

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%)

Comal ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

33.9 (75.5%)

Comal ISD: 74.4%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11 (24.5%)

Comal ISD: 24%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Comal ISD: 0.3%

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

16.6

Comal ISD: 15.9

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

13.9 years

Comal ISD: 11.9 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

$56,958

Comal ISD: $55,996

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Comal ISD: $51,343

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$50,885

Comal ISD: $51,313

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$54,165

Comal ISD: $54,058

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$57,381

Comal ISD: $57,426

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$62,665

Comal ISD: $63,356

Statewide: $65,449

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