Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Crowley ISD: B

Total students

551

Avg. teacher experience

9.1 years

Crowley ISD: 9.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Crowley ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 90%

Bess Race Elementary School is an elementary school in Crowley, TX, in the Crowley ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 551 students. 46.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $60,946, which is $3,855 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.crowley.k12.tx.us

Address

537 S Hts Dr
Crowley, TX 76036-3197

Office phone number

(817) 297-5080

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bess Race Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

551

African American

188 (34.1%)

Crowley ISD: 45.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Crowley ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

7 (1.3%)

Crowley ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

153 (27.8%)

Crowley ISD: 33%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Crowley ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

167 (30.3%)

Crowley ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

34 (6.2%)

Crowley ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

34.1%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

1.3%

Hispanic

27.8%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

30.3%

Two or more races

6.2%

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

46.5 %

Crowley ISD: 54.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

64.1 %

Crowley ISD: 71.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

7.1 %

Crowley ISD: 17.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

46.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

64.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.1%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

6 %

Crowley ISD: 17.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Crowley ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

6.7 %

Crowley ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10 %

Crowley ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

6.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

6.7%

Special education

10.0%

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 2019-2020 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.

Overall

C

Crowley ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Crowley ISD: B

School progress

C

Crowley ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Crowley 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

37

African American

8 (21.6%)

Crowley ISD: 29.9%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Crowley ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2.7%)

Crowley ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3 (8.1%)

Crowley ISD: 14%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

1 (2.7%)

Crowley ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

24 (64.8%)

Crowley ISD: 51.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Crowley ISD: 2.2%

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%)

Crowley ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

28 (75.7%)

Crowley ISD: 64.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

9 (24.3%)

Crowley ISD: 34.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Crowley ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

14.9

Crowley ISD: 14.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

9.1 years

Crowley ISD: 9.5 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

$60,946

Crowley ISD: $63,514

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$56,589

Crowley ISD: $58,409

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$58,420

Crowley ISD: $60,786

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$62,433

Crowley ISD: $62,935

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$62,219

Crowley ISD: $65,226

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$67,546

Crowley ISD: $71,909

Statewide: $65,449

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