Accountability rating (2021-2022)


El Paso ISD: B

Total students


Avg. teacher experience

12.4 years

El Paso ISD: 13.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate


El Paso ISD: 84.3%

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 2021-2022 school year, it had 595 students. 60% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 33.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C for the 2021-2022 school year.

As of the 2021-2022 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,966, which is $2,921 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.4 years of experience.

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Contact information



4400 Elm St
El Paso, TX 79930-4198

Office phone number

(915) 231-2260

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bassett Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 19. Students who started eighth grade in 2011 in this region had a college graduation rate of 18.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 19.


Race and ethnicity

Total students


African American

34 (5.7%)

El Paso ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 12.8%

American Indian

4 (0.7%)

El Paso ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%


7 (1.2%)

El Paso ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.8%


450 (75.6%)

El Paso ISD: 83.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

7 (1.2%)

El Paso ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%


71 (11.9%)

El Paso ISD: 9%

Statewide: 26.3%

Two or more races

22 (3.7%)

El Paso ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American


American Indian






Pacific Islander




Two or more races


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

60 %

El Paso ISD: 63.8%

Statewide: 53.5%

Economically disadvantaged

84 %

El Paso ISD: 73.5%

Statewide: 60.7%

Limited English proficiency

37.3 %

El Paso ISD: 34.7%

Statewide: 21.7%

At-risk students


Econ. disadvantaged


Limited Eng. proficiency


Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2021-2022 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.


33.6 %

El Paso ISD: 40.8%

Statewide: 21.9%

Gifted and Talented

9.4 %

El Paso ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 8%

Special Education

18 %

El Paso ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 11.6%



Gifted and talented


Special education



Accountability ratings

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

A-F ratings for the 2022-2023 school year have not yet been released. Many school districts have sued the Texas Education Agency after the agency made changes to the way ratings would be calculated. The ratings won’t be released until the case is resolved.

Overall (2021-2022)


El Paso ISD: B

Student achievement (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

El Paso ISD: B

School progress (2021-2022)


El Paso ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2021-2022)


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 2022 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2020-2021 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

11.8 %

El Paso ISD: 15%

Statewide: 15%

African American

12 %

El Paso ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 20.7%

American Indian


El Paso ISD: 24.1%

Statewide: 16.4%


0 %

El Paso ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 3.3%


13.2 %

El Paso ISD: 16.1%

Statewide: 16.9%

Pacific Islander

0 %

El Paso ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 17.9%


9.5 %

El Paso ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 10.7%

Two or more races

5.7 %

El Paso ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 13.9%


Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2021-2022 school year.

Total teacher FTEs


African American

1 (2.7%)

El Paso ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 11.2%

American Indian

0 (0%)

El Paso ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%


1 (2.7%)

El Paso ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.9%


27.8 (75.8%)

El Paso ISD: 75%

Statewide: 28.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

El Paso ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.1%


5.9 (16%)

El Paso ISD: 20.3%

Statewide: 56.4%

Two or more races

1 (2.7%)

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

0 (0%)

El Paso ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.4%


25.2 (68.7%)

El Paso ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 72.6%


10.5 (28.6%)

El Paso ISD: 27.2%

Statewide: 25.2%


1 (2.7%)

El Paso ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.8%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2021-2022.

Students per teacher


El Paso ISD: 14.4

Statewide: 14.6

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2021-2022 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

12.4 years

El Paso ISD: 13.7 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


El Paso ISD: $56,306

Statewide: $58,887



El Paso ISD: $34,381

Statewide: $51,054

1 to 5 years


El Paso ISD: $53,183

Statewide: $54,577

6 to 10 years


El Paso ISD: $54,226

Statewide: $57,746

11 to 20 years


El Paso ISD: $57,507

Statewide: $61,377

21 to 30 years


El Paso ISD: $62,027

Statewide: $65,949

30+ years


El Paso ISD: $67,931

Statewide: $71,111

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