Accountability rating

D

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Total students

557

Avg. teacher experience

11.1 years

Corpus Christi ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 90%

Cunningham Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Corpus Christi, TX, in the Corpus Christi ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 557 students. The school received an accountability rating of D. 67.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 6.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $52,345, which is $1,777 less than the state average.

Contact information

Address

2901 Mcardle Rd
Corpus Christi, TX 78415

Office phone number

(361) 878-4630

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Cunningham Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 02. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 02.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

557

African American

23 (4.1%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

486 (87.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

43 (7.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 13.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

4 (0.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

4.1%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

87.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

7.7%

Two or more races

0.7%

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

67.1 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 52.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

95.2 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 66.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

6.5 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

67.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

95.2%

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

6.1 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

7.9 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0.2 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.2 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

6.1%

Career and technical

7.9%

Gifted and talented

0.2%

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

D

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Corpus Christi ISD: C

School progress

C

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Closing the gaps

F

Corpus Christi 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

36.3

African American

2 (5.5%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

22.8 (62.8%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 58.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

11.5 (31.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 35.4%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

1 (2.8%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

21.5 (59.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 67.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

12.8 (35.2%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 31.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (2.8%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.8%

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

15.3

Corpus Christi ISD: 16.6

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

11.1 years

Corpus Christi ISD: 12.3 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

$52,345

Corpus Christi ISD: $53,671

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$34,583

Corpus Christi ISD: $46,341

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$50,110

Corpus Christi ISD: $49,739

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$52,178

Corpus Christi ISD: $51,398

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$55,134

Corpus Christi ISD: $55,185

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$58,850

Corpus Christi ISD: $60,630

Statewide: $62,039

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