Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Donna ISD: B

Total students

855

Avg. teacher experience

11.3 years

Donna ISD: 11.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Donna ISD: 85.2%

Statewide: 90%

A P Solis Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Donna, TX, in the Donna ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 855 students. 76.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 51.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $54,978, which is $2,113 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.donnaisd.net

Address

116 N 10th St
Donna, TX 78537-2799

Office phone number

(956) 464-1650

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in A P Solis Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 01.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

855

African American

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.1%)

Donna ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

850 (99.4%)

Donna ISD: 99.7%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4 (0.5%)

Donna ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.1%

Hispanic

99.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.5%

Two or more races

N/A

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

76.5 %

Donna ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

86.1 %

Donna ISD: 94%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

52.2 %

Donna ISD: 52.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

76.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

86.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

52.2%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

51.8 %

Donna ISD: 54.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

14.7 %

Donna ISD: 30.3%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

12.6 %

Donna ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.7 %

Donna ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

51.8%

Career and technical

14.7%

Gifted and talented

12.6%

Special education

11.7%

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 2019-2020 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.

Overall

B

Donna ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Donna ISD: C

School progress

A

Donna ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Donna ISD: C

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

67.7

African American

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

67.7 (100%)

Donna ISD: 96.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Donna 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 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

50.4 (74.5%)

Donna ISD: 81.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

17.3 (25.5%)

Donna ISD: 17.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Donna ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

12.6

Donna ISD: 14.7

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

11.3 years

Donna ISD: 11.1 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

$54,978

Donna ISD: $54,857

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Donna ISD: $48,347

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$49,911

Donna ISD: $50,705

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$53,012

Donna ISD: $53,082

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$57,356

Donna ISD: $56,871

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$65,641

Donna ISD: $64,174

Statewide: $65,449

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