Accountability rating

A

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Total students

281

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Corpus Christi ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

96.8 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 90%

Harold T Branch Academy For Career is a high school in Corpus Christi, TX, in the Corpus Christi ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 281 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 38.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $54,987, which is $865 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Harold T Branch Academy For Career was 943. The average ACT score was 19.0. In the Class of 2018, 96.8% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Website

branch.ccisd.us

Address

3902 Morgan Ave
Corpus Christi, TX 78405

Office phone number

(361) 878-4780

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Harold T Branch Academy For Career 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

281

African American

7 (2.5%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

4 (1.4%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

232 (82.6%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

37 (13.2%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 13.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

1 (0.4%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

2.5%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

1.4%

Hispanic

82.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

13.2%

Two or more races

0.4%

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

38.1 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 52.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

61.6 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 66.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

2.5 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

38.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

61.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.5%

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

2.1 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

100 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0.4 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

3.9 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

2.1%

Career and technical

100.0%

Gifted and talented

0.4%

Special education

3.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Corpus Christi ISD: C

School progress

A

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

96.8 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 89.1%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 90.7%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 91%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 95.2%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

Masked

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 16%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 49.1%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 25.3%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 26.3%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 39.3%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 31.4%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 70.2%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 30%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 62.5%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 30%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

943

Corpus Christi ISD: 1017

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

19.0

Corpus Christi ISD: 20.3

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

53.3 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 47.4%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

26.7 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

26.7 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 27.2%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

53.3%

Math

26.7%

Reading + Math

26.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

11.4

African American

1 (8.8%)

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

5.4 (47.1%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 58.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

5 (44%)

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

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

5.7 (50.2%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 67.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5.7 (49.8%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 31.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

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

24.7

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

11.9 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

$54,987

Corpus Christi ISD: $53,671

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: $46,341

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$50,111

Corpus Christi ISD: $49,739

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$51,504

Corpus Christi ISD: $51,398

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$55,857

Corpus Christi ISD: $55,185

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$66,466

Corpus Christi ISD: $60,630

Statewide: $62,039

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