Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

El Paso ISD: B

Total students

1,450

Avg. teacher experience

12.5 years

El Paso ISD: 13.4 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

85.7 %

El Paso ISD: 88.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

Andress High School is a high school in El Paso, TX, in the El Paso ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 1,450 students. 70% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 14.1% 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.

In the Class of 2020, 85.7% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 2% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Andress High School was 910 for 2019-2020 graduates.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $56,368, which is $1,273 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

andress.episd.org

Address

5400 Sun Valley Dr
El Paso, TX 79924-3498

Office phone number

(915) 832-8600

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Andress High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 19. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 20.5 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 19.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,450

African American

116 (8%)

El Paso ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

3 (0.2%)

El Paso ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

6 (0.4%)

El Paso ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

1,183 (81.6%)

El Paso ISD: 84.5%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

4 (0.3%)

El Paso ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

110 (7.6%)

El Paso ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

28 (1.9%)

El Paso ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

8.0%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

81.6%

Pacific Islander

0.3%

White

7.6%

Two or more races

1.9%

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

70 %

El Paso ISD: 61%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

81.4 %

El Paso ISD: 74.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

15.3 %

El Paso ISD: 32.9%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

70.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

81.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

15.3%

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

14.1 %

El Paso ISD: 38.1%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

8.8 %

El Paso ISD: 13.4%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

12.6 %

El Paso ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

14.1%

Gifted and talented

8.8%

Special education

12.6%

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

El Paso ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

El Paso ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

El Paso ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

El Paso 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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

85.7 %

El Paso ISD: 88.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

75.8 %

El Paso ISD: 80%

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

Masked

El Paso ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

Masked

El Paso ISD: 98.2%

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

86.7 %

El Paso ISD: 88.6%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

El Paso ISD: 100%

Statewide: 89.2%

White

87.5 %

El Paso ISD: 93%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

87.5 %

El Paso ISD: 88.2%

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

75.8%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

86.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

87.5%

Two or more races

87.5%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 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

2 %

El Paso ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

0 %

El Paso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

2.3 %

El Paso ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

12.5 %

El Paso ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

2.1 %

El Paso ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

Masked

El Paso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

White

1.4 %

El Paso ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

0 %

El Paso ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.5%

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

18.1 %

El Paso ISD: 10.1%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

33.3 %

El Paso ISD: 10%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

17.3 %

El Paso ISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

25 %

El Paso ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

18.8 %

El Paso ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

El Paso ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

13.6 %

El Paso ISD: 7%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

8 %

El Paso ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 6.7%

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 2019-2020 school year.

All students

13.5 %

El Paso ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 22%

African American

6.8 %

El Paso ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

Masked

El Paso ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

Masked

El Paso ISD: 41.2%

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

14.3 %

El Paso ISD: 15.5%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

Masked

El Paso ISD: 37.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

White

14.3 %

El Paso ISD: 24%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

14.3 %

El Paso ISD: 24.4%

Statewide: 25.8%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2019-2020 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

46.7 %

El Paso ISD: 59.5%

Statewide: 59%

African American

Masked

El Paso ISD: 45.2%

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

El Paso ISD: Masked

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

El Paso ISD: 71.4%

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

44 %

El Paso ISD: 58.2%

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

El Paso ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 58.9%

White

63.6 %

El Paso ISD: 67%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

Masked

El Paso ISD: 59.1%

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, 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

910

El Paso ISD: 966

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

Masked

El Paso ISD: 21.5

Statewide: 20.2

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 students graduating in 2019-2020.

Reading

59.7 %

El Paso ISD: 76.3%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

60.1 %

El Paso ISD: 63.3%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

40.3 %

El Paso ISD: 56.5%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

59.7%

Math

60.1%

Reading + Math

40.3%

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

94.6

African American

12.3 (13%)

El Paso ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

El Paso ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2.5 (2.6%)

El Paso ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

57.5 (60.8%)

El Paso ISD: 73.7%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

El Paso ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.3 (22.6%)

El Paso ISD: 21.6%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

1 (1.1%)

El Paso ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

1 (1.1%)

El Paso ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

63.9 (67.5%)

El Paso ISD: 71.6%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

28.7 (30.3%)

El Paso ISD: 26.8%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

1 (1.1%)

El Paso 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

15.3

El Paso ISD: 13.5

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

12.5 years

El Paso ISD: 13.4 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

$56,368

El Paso ISD: $55,525

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$42,024

El Paso ISD: $34,440

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$53,234

El Paso ISD: $51,985

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$54,236

El Paso ISD: $53,717

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$57,961

El Paso ISD: $56,836

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$61,948

El Paso ISD: $61,807

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$69,873

El Paso ISD: $65,309

Statewide: $69,974

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