Accountability rating (2018-2019)

F

Comanche ISD: B

Total students

290

Avg. teacher experience

14.5 years

Comanche ISD: 15.3 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Comanche ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.3%

Jefferies Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Comanche, TX, in the Comanche ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 290 students. 63.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 20.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of F for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $49,896, which is $7,745 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 14.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.comancheisd.net

Address

200 E Highland
Comanche, TX 76442

Office phone number

(325) 356-5220

Principals

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Jefferies Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 14. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 25.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 14.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

290

African American

3 (1%)

Comanche ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

1 (0.3%)

Comanche ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.3%)

Comanche ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

151 (52.1%)

Comanche ISD: 52.7%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Comanche ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

129 (44.5%)

Comanche ISD: 45.1%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

5 (1.7%)

Comanche ISD: 1%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.0%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

52.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

44.5%

Two or more races

1.7%

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

63.8 %

Comanche ISD: 55.4%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

66.9 %

Comanche ISD: 67.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

20.3 %

Comanche ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

63.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

66.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

20.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

20.3 %

Comanche ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

5.2 %

Comanche ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

9.7 %

Comanche ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

20.3%

Gifted and talented

5.2%

Special education

9.7%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

F

Comanche ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Comanche ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

C

Comanche ISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

F

Comanche 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

5.3 %

Comanche ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Comanche ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Comanche ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Comanche ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4.4 %

Comanche ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Comanche ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

6.7 %

Comanche ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

0 %

Comanche ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

22.6

African American

0 (0%)

Comanche ISD: 0%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Comanche ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Comanche ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.9 (8.6%)

Comanche ISD: 15.4%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Comanche ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20.6 (91.4%)

Comanche ISD: 83.7%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Comanche ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0.2 (0.8%)

Comanche ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

15.4 (68.2%)

Comanche ISD: 82.4%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

7 (31%)

Comanche ISD: 16.6%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Comanche ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

12.8

Comanche ISD: 12.2

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

14.5 years

Comanche ISD: 15.3 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$49,896

Comanche ISD: $50,553

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$34,403

Comanche ISD: $34,400

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$35,679

Comanche ISD: $37,521

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$45,867

Comanche ISD: $45,452

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$53,713

Comanche ISD: $54,297

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$58,583

Comanche ISD: $57,788

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$55,744

Comanche ISD: $59,849

Statewide: $69,974

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