Accountability rating

B

Cushing ISD: A

Total students

278

Avg. teacher experience

10.1 years

Cushing ISD: 11.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

94.4 %

Cushing ISD: 94.4%

Statewide: 90%

Cushing School is an elementary/secondary school in Cushing, TX, in the Cushing ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 278 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 47.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $45,427, which is $8,695 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Cushing School was 1025. The average ACT score was 19.5. In the Class of 2018, 94.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

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Contact information

Website

www.cushingisd.org

Address

1088 W Breakat Dr
Cushing, TX 75760-0337

Office phone number

(936) 326-4890

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Cushing School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

278

African American

21 (7.6%)

Cushing ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (1.4%)

Cushing ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.7%)

Cushing ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

34 (12.2%)

Cushing ISD: 14.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.7%)

Cushing ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

203 (73%)

Cushing ISD: 72.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

12 (4.3%)

Cushing ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

7.6%

American Indian

1.4%

Asian

0.7%

Hispanic

12.2%

Pacific Islander

0.7%

White

73.0%

Two or more races

4.3%

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

47.1 %

Cushing ISD: 39.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

59 %

Cushing ISD: 61.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

2.2 %

Cushing ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

47.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

59.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.2%

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

2.2 %

Cushing ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

72.7 %

Cushing ISD: 36.3%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

6.1 %

Cushing ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.2 %

Cushing ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

2.2%

Career and technical

72.7%

Gifted and talented

6.1%

Special education

11.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Cushing ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Cushing ISD: A

School progress

A

Cushing ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Cushing 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

94.4 %

Cushing ISD: 94.4%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

92.9 %

Cushing ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

Masked

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

92.9%

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 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

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

46.8 %

Cushing ISD: 46.8%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

20 %

Cushing ISD: 20%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

55.6 %

Cushing ISD: 55.6%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 20.2%

White

47.4 %

Cushing ISD: 47.4%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

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

13.9 %

Cushing ISD: 13.9%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

11.1 %

Cushing ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

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

1025

Cushing ISD: 1025

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

19.5

Cushing ISD: 19.5

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

50 %

Cushing ISD: 50%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

36.1 %

Cushing ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

30.6 %

Cushing ISD: 30.6%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

50.0%

Math

36.1%

Reading + Math

30.6%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

21.8

African American

1 (4.6%)

Cushing ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0.3 (1.4%)

Cushing ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (4.6%)

Cushing ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2 (9.2%)

Cushing ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17.5 (80.3%)

Cushing ISD: 86.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0.6 (2.8%)

Cushing ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

13.5 (62%)

Cushing ISD: 75.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

6.7 (30.7%)

Cushing ISD: 20.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (4.6%)

Cushing ISD: 2.5%

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

12.7

Cushing ISD: 14.2

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

10.1 years

Cushing ISD: 11.3 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

$45,427

Cushing ISD: $44,042

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$30,063

Cushing ISD: $30,655

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$40,032

Cushing ISD: $37,659

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$44,850

Cushing ISD: $43,610

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$47,307

Cushing ISD: $46,936

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$57,068

Cushing ISD: $55,001

Statewide: $62,039

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