Accountability rating

C

Denison ISD: B

Total students

242

Avg. teacher experience

15.9 years

Denison ISD: 12.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Denison ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 90%

Houston Elementary School is an elementary school in Denison, TX, in the Denison ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 242 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 40.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,747, which is $2,375 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

denisonisd.net

Address

1100 W Morgan St
Denison, TX 75020-4310

Office phone number

(903) 462-7300

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Houston Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

242

African American

26 (10.7%)

Denison ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

5 (2.1%)

Denison ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.4%)

Denison ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

31 (12.8%)

Denison ISD: 19.7%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

149 (61.6%)

Denison ISD: 59%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

30 (12.4%)

Denison ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

10.7%

American Indian

2.1%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

12.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

61.6%

Two or more races

12.4%

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

40.1 %

Denison ISD: 39.7%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

76.9 %

Denison ISD: 65.7%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

5.4 %

Denison ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

40.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

76.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.4%

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

5.4 %

Denison ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Denison ISD: 29%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0.4 %

Denison ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

22.7 %

Denison ISD: 14%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

5.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

0.4%

Special education

22.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Denison ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Denison ISD: B

School progress

C

Denison ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Denison 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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

19.2

African American

1 (5.2%)

Denison ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (5.2%)

Denison ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17.2 (89.6%)

Denison ISD: 87.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 1.2%

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%)

Denison ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

15.8 (82.6%)

Denison ISD: 75.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3.3 (17.4%)

Denison ISD: 22.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 0.9%

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

12.6

Denison ISD: 14.1

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

15.9 years

Denison ISD: 12.8 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

$51,747

Denison ISD: $50,805

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$45,500

Denison ISD: $45,753

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$46,220

Denison ISD: $46,517

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$49,424

Denison ISD: $48,326

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,786

Denison ISD: $52,128

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$56,555

Denison ISD: $57,152

Statewide: $62,039

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