Accountability rating

C

Crowley ISD: B

Total students

622

Avg. teacher experience

9.9 years

Crowley ISD: 9.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Crowley ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 90%

Bess Race Elementary School is an elementary school in Crowley, TX, in the Crowley ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 622 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 34.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $59,364, which is $5,242 more than the state average.

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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

Ethnicity

Total students

622

African American

172 (27.7%)

Crowley ISD: 44.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.3%)

Crowley ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

6 (1%)

Crowley ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

177 (28.5%)

Crowley ISD: 32.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Crowley ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

221 (35.5%)

Crowley ISD: 14.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

43 (6.9%)

Crowley ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

27.7%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

1.0%

Hispanic

28.5%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

35.5%

Two or more races

6.9%

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

34.7 %

Crowley ISD: 54.7%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

63.2 %

Crowley ISD: 68.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

5.1 %

Crowley ISD: 16.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

34.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

63.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.1%

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

5.3 %

Crowley ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Crowley ISD: 31.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5.3 %

Crowley ISD: 7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.6 %

Crowley ISD: 9.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

5.3%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

5.3%

Special education

9.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

41.9

African American

9 (21.5%)

Crowley ISD: 27%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Crowley ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (4.8%)

Crowley ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

3 (7.2%)

Crowley ISD: 13%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Crowley ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

27.9 (66.6%)

Crowley ISD: 56%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Crowley ISD: 1.9%

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: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

31 (74%)

Crowley ISD: 66.6%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

10 (23.9%)

Crowley ISD: 32.2%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0.9 (2.2%)

Crowley ISD: 0.6%

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

14.8

Crowley ISD: 14.7

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

9.9 years

Crowley ISD: 9.3 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

$59,364

Crowley ISD: $61,324

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$59,121

Crowley ISD: $56,672

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$56,295

Crowley ISD: $58,733

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$58,820

Crowley ISD: $60,773

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$60,169

Crowley ISD: $62,693

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$65,593

Crowley ISD: $69,274

Statewide: $62,039

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