Accountability rating

B

Comfort ISD: B

Total students

268

Avg. teacher experience

15.6 years

Comfort ISD: 14.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Comfort ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 90%

Comfort Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Comfort, TX, in the Comfort ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 268 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 42.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $50,530, which is $3,592 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

P O Box 187
Comfort, TX 78013-0187

Office phone number

(830) 995-6420

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Comfort Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

268

African American

0 (0%)

Comfort ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.7%)

Comfort ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.4%)

Comfort ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

158 (59%)

Comfort ISD: 56.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Comfort ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

99 (36.9%)

Comfort ISD: 41.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

8 (3%)

Comfort ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

59.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

36.9%

Two or more races

3.0%

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

42.5 %

Comfort ISD: 38.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

54.1 %

Comfort ISD: 58.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

12.3 %

Comfort ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

42.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

54.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

12.3%

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

9 %

Comfort ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Comfort ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

3.4 %

Comfort ISD: 3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.2 %

Comfort ISD: 13%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

9.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.4%

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

Comfort ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Comfort ISD: B

School progress

B

Comfort ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Comfort 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

23.2

African American

0 (0%)

Comfort ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Comfort ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Comfort ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1.3 (5.6%)

Comfort ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Comfort ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.9 (94.4%)

Comfort ISD: 82.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Comfort ISD: 1.1%

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%)

Comfort ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

18.2 (78.4%)

Comfort ISD: 68.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5 (21.6%)

Comfort ISD: 30.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Comfort ISD: 1.1%

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

11.5

Comfort ISD: 11.9

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

15.6 years

Comfort ISD: 14.2 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

$50,530

Comfort ISD: $49,437

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$42,589

Comfort ISD: $43,303

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$43,184

Comfort ISD: $41,804

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$44,466

Comfort ISD: $44,709

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,293

Comfort ISD: $50,457

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$58,222

Comfort ISD: $57,234

Statewide: $62,039

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