Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Denton ISD: B

Total students

664

Avg. teacher experience

9.3 years

Denton ISD: 9.8 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Denton ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 90.3%

Calhoun Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Denton, TX, in the Denton ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 664 students. 43.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 32.2% 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 B for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $59,599, which is $1,958 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

709 W Congress St
Denton, TX 76201-4098

Office phone number

(940) 369-2400

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Calhoun Middle 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 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

664

African American

83 (12.5%)

Denton ISD: 18.5%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

6 (0.9%)

Denton ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

14 (2.1%)

Denton ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

314 (47.3%)

Denton ISD: 33.7%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Denton ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

234 (35.2%)

Denton ISD: 41.2%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

13 (2%)

Denton ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

12.5%

American Indian

0.9%

Asian

2.1%

Hispanic

47.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

35.2%

Two or more races

2.0%

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

43.8 %

Denton ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

67.9 %

Denton ISD: 47.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

32.2 %

Denton ISD: 16%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

43.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

67.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

32.2%

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

32.2 %

Denton ISD: 17%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

15.2 %

Denton ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

14.3 %

Denton ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

32.2%

Gifted and talented

15.2%

Special education

14.3%

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)

B

Denton ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Denton ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Denton ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Denton 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

4.9 %

Denton ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

0 %

Denton ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

5.4 %

Denton ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Denton ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.8 %

Denton ISD: 3%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Denton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

7.9 %

Denton ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

3.6 %

Denton ISD: 5.9%

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

60.2

African American

9 (14.9%)

Denton ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Denton ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1.7%)

Denton ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

9.1 (15.2%)

Denton ISD: 14.4%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Denton ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

40.1 (66.6%)

Denton ISD: 74%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

1 (1.7%)

Denton 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%)

Denton ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

33.9 (56.2%)

Denton ISD: 68.2%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

26.4 (43.8%)

Denton ISD: 29.9%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Denton 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

11

Denton ISD: 12.7

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

9.3 years

Denton ISD: 9.8 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

$59,599

Denton ISD: $60,097

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$55,563

Denton ISD: $55,806

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$56,231

Denton ISD: $57,159

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$60,088

Denton ISD: $59,581

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$62,324

Denton ISD: $62,201

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$66,568

Denton ISD: $65,442

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$73,760

Denton ISD: $74,857

Statewide: $69,974

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