Accountability rating

C

Duncanville ISD: B

Total students

417

Avg. teacher experience

6.9 years

Duncanville ISD: 8.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Duncanville ISD: 92.4%

Statewide: 90%

S Gus Alexander Jr Elementary School is an elementary school in Duncanville, TX, in the Duncanville ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 417 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 56.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 23.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,347, which is $1,225 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

510 Softwood Dr
Duncanville, TX 75137-3999

Office phone number

(972) 708-2500

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in S Gus Alexander Jr Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

417

African American

172 (41.2%)

Duncanville ISD: 39.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.7%)

Duncanville ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.5%)

Duncanville ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

212 (50.8%)

Duncanville ISD: 53.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.5%)

Duncanville ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

15 (3.6%)

Duncanville ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

11 (2.6%)

Duncanville ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

41.2%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

50.8%

Pacific Islander

0.5%

White

3.6%

Two or more races

2.6%

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

56.1 %

Duncanville ISD: 66.6%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

82.3 %

Duncanville ISD: 78.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

25.2 %

Duncanville ISD: 19%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

56.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

82.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

25.2%

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

23.3 %

Duncanville ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Duncanville ISD: 45.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

1.2 %

Duncanville ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11 %

Duncanville ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

23.3%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.2%

Special education

11.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Duncanville ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Duncanville ISD: C

School progress

C

Duncanville ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Duncanville 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

24.3

African American

4 (16.4%)

Duncanville ISD: 40.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Duncanville ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Duncanville ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

5.4 (22.3%)

Duncanville ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

3 (12.3%)

Duncanville ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

11.9 (48.9%)

Duncanville ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Duncanville ISD: 1.1%

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%)

Duncanville ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

21.3 (87.7%)

Duncanville ISD: 69.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3 (12.3%)

Duncanville ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Duncanville ISD: 1%

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

17.1

Duncanville ISD: 15.8

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

6.9 years

Duncanville ISD: 8.7 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

$55,347

Duncanville ISD: $55,679

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$52,931

Duncanville ISD: $53,462

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$52,139

Duncanville ISD: $53,055

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$53,838

Duncanville ISD: $54,477

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$64,194

Duncanville ISD: $57,983

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$64,457

Duncanville ISD: $63,920

Statewide: $62,039

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