Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

El Paso ISD: B

Total students

663

Avg. teacher experience

10.7 years

El Paso ISD: 13.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

El Paso ISD: 87.1%

Statewide: 90%

Bassett Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in El Paso, TX, in the El Paso ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 663 students. 57% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 29.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C 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 $51,912, which is $5,179 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

bassett.episd.org

Address

4400 Elm St
El Paso, TX 79930-4198

Office phone number

(915) 231-2260

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bassett Middle 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 19.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 19.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

663

African American

47 (7.1%)

El Paso ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.3%)

El Paso ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

6 (0.9%)

El Paso ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

502 (75.7%)

El Paso ISD: 83.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

11 (1.7%)

El Paso ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

77 (11.6%)

El Paso ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

18 (2.7%)

El Paso ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

7.1%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.9%

Hispanic

75.7%

Pacific Islander

1.7%

White

11.6%

Two or more races

2.7%

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

57 %

El Paso ISD: 59%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

83 %

El Paso ISD: 73.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

32.1 %

El Paso ISD: 31.9%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

57.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

83.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

32.1%

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

29.6 %

El Paso ISD: 37.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

13.7 %

El Paso ISD: 29.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

6.9 %

El Paso ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

15.4 %

El Paso ISD: 11.5%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

29.6%

Career and technical

13.7%

Gifted and talented

6.9%

Special education

15.4%

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

C

El Paso ISD: B

Student achievement

C

El Paso ISD: B

School progress

B

El Paso ISD: B

Closing the gaps

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 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

43.9

African American

1 (2.3%)

El Paso ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

El Paso ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2.3%)

El Paso ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

34.6 (78.9%)

El Paso ISD: 73.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

El Paso ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

6.3 (14.3%)

El Paso ISD: 22%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (2.3%)

El Paso 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%)

El Paso ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

31.2 (71.1%)

El Paso ISD: 71.2%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11.7 (26.6%)

El Paso ISD: 27%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

1 (2.3%)

El Paso ISD: 0.7%

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

15.1

El Paso ISD: 14.4

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

10.7 years

El Paso ISD: 13.4 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

$51,912

El Paso ISD: $54,966

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$31,949

El Paso ISD: $38,733

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$48,744

El Paso ISD: $50,492

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$49,540

El Paso ISD: $52,331

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$56,837

El Paso ISD: $56,490

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$63,822

El Paso ISD: $62,813

Statewide: $65,449

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