Accountability rating

B

Comal ISD: A

Total students

723

Avg. teacher experience

10.3 years

Comal ISD: 11.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Comal ISD: 96.7%

Statewide: 90%

Canyon Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in New Braunfels, TX, in the Comal ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 723 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 52.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $52,978, which is $1,144 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) 221-2300

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Canyon Middle 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

723

African American

21 (2.9%)

Comal ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.3%)

Comal ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

10 (1.4%)

Comal ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

393 (54.4%)

Comal ISD: 39.3%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

3 (0.4%)

Comal ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

278 (38.5%)

Comal ISD: 53.3%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

16 (2.2%)

Comal ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

2.9%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

1.4%

Hispanic

54.4%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

38.5%

Two or more races

2.2%

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

52.3 %

Comal ISD: 34.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

49.8 %

Comal ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

6.5 %

Comal ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

52.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

49.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

6.5%

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

5.9 %

Comal ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Comal ISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

9.3 %

Comal ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.2 %

Comal ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

5.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

9.3%

Special education

14.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Comal ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Comal ISD: A

School progress

B

Comal ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

50.1

African American

1 (2%)

Comal ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Comal ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (4%)

Comal ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

9.5 (18.9%)

Comal ISD: 18.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Comal ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

37.7 (75.1%)

Comal ISD: 79%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Comal ISD: 1.2%

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: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

36.7 (73.1%)

Comal ISD: 74.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

13 (25.9%)

Comal ISD: 24.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0.5 (1%)

Comal ISD: 0.2%

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

14.4

Comal ISD: 15.9

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

10.3 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

$52,978

Comal ISD: $53,803

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$47,612

Comal ISD: $46,117

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$49,044

Comal ISD: $49,885

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$52,181

Comal ISD: $52,022

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$55,261

Comal ISD: $55,511

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$62,398

Comal ISD: $60,576

Statewide: $62,039

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