Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: B

Total students

1,068

Avg. teacher experience

11.2 years

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 93.6%

Statewide: 90.3%

Postma Elementary School is an elementary school in Cypress, TX, in the Cypress-Fairbanks ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 1,068 students. 45.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 20.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of A for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $62,918, which is $5,277 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.cfisd.net

Address

18425 W Rd
Cypress, TX 77433

Office phone number

(281) 345-3660

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Postma Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,068

African American

291 (27.2%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 19.3%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

195 (18.3%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

329 (30.8%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 44.7%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

208 (19.5%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 22.6%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

45 (4.2%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

27.2%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

18.3%

Hispanic

30.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

19.5%

Two or more races

4.2%

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

45.5 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 48.1%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

38.5 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 54.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

21.3 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

45.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

38.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

21.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

20.8 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

3.7 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

9.5 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 10%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

20.8%

Gifted and talented

3.7%

Special education

9.5%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

B

Cypress-Fairbanks 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

2.1 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

4 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

2.1 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.1 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 6%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

1.3 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

0 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

61.5

African American

10 (16.3%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 15.1%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1.6%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

11 (17.9%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 18.7%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

39.5 (64.2%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 61.5%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

45.5 (74%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 70.7%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

16 (26%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 28%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Cypress-Fairbanks 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 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

17.4

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 15

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

11.2 years

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$62,918

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $62,727

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$56,847

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $55,068

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$58,415

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $58,570

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$61,003

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $61,414

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$64,883

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $64,767

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$70,207

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $71,406

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$75,237

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $79,346

Statewide: $69,974

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