Accountability rating

C

Denison ISD: B

Total students

25

Avg. teacher experience

13.2 years

Denison ISD: 12.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.2 %

Denison ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 90%

Pathways High School is a high school in Denison, TX, in the Denison ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 25 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 100% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,575, which is $2,547 less than the state average. In the Class of 2018, 97.2% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Website

denisonisd.net

Address

318 W Morgan St
Denison, TX 75020-4615

Office phone number

(903) 462-7150

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Pathways High 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

25

African American

3 (12%)

Denison ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

3 (12%)

Denison ISD: 19.7%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

18 (72%)

Denison ISD: 59%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

1 (4%)

Denison ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

12.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

12.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

72.0%

Two or more races

4.0%

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

100 %

Denison ISD: 39.7%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

68 %

Denison ISD: 65.7%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Denison ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

100.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

68.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

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

0 %

Denison ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

64 %

Denison ISD: 29%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Denison ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

16 %

Denison ISD: 14%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

64.0%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

16.0%

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

Not rated

Denison ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated

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.

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

97.2 %

Denison ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Denison ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

100 %

Denison ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Denison ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Denison ISD: 96.7%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Denison ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

96 %

Denison ISD: 92.1%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Denison ISD: 87.5%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

100.0%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

96.0%

Two or more races

N/A

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 %

Denison ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

Masked

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Denison ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Denison ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Denison ISD: 1.9%

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

0 %

Denison ISD: 20.5%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

Masked

Denison ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Denison ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Denison ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Denison ISD: 17.7%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Denison ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

0 %

Denison ISD: 23.7%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Denison ISD: 15%

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

N/A

Denison ISD: 52.5%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Denison ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Denison ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Denison ISD: Masked

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Denison ISD: 60%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Denison ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Denison ISD: 54.1%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Denison ISD: 50%

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

Masked

Denison ISD: 1102

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Denison ISD: 21.6

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

8.5 %

Denison ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

4.3 %

Denison ISD: 28.9%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

4.3 %

Denison ISD: 24.6%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

8.5%

Math

4.3%

Reading + Math

4.3%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

4.7

African American

0.7 (15.5%)

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

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Denison ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

3 (63.4%)

Denison ISD: 87.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (21.1%)

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

3.7 (78.9%)

Denison ISD: 75.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

1 (21.1%)

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

5.3

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

13.2 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

$51,575

Denison ISD: $50,805

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$45,500

Denison ISD: $45,753

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

N/A

Denison ISD: $46,517

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$51,445

Denison ISD: $48,326

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$48,900

Denison ISD: $52,128

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$56,000

Denison ISD: $57,152

Statewide: $62,039

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