Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Forney ISD: A

Total students

1,065

Avg. teacher experience

8.1 years

Forney ISD: 9.4 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Forney ISD: 97.2%

Statewide: 90.3%

Brown Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Forney, TX, in the Forney ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 1,065 students. 60.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9% 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.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $56,297, which is $1,344 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 8.1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

1050 Windmill Farms Blvd
Forney, TX 75126

Office phone number

(469) 762-4260

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Brown Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,065

African American

434 (40.8%)

Forney ISD: 26.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

3 (0.3%)

Forney ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

26 (2.4%)

Forney ISD: 2%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

309 (29%)

Forney ISD: 28%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Forney ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

244 (22.9%)

Forney ISD: 38.8%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

48 (4.5%)

Forney ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

40.8%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

2.4%

Hispanic

29.0%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

22.9%

Two or more races

4.5%

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

60.2 %

Forney ISD: 43.9%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

45.5 %

Forney ISD: 33.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

9.3 %

Forney ISD: 10.1%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

60.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

45.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

9.3%

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

9 %

Forney ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

6.3 %

Forney ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

12.5 %

Forney ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

9.0%

Gifted and talented

6.3%

Special education

12.5%

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

Forney ISD: A

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Forney ISD: A

School progress (2018-2019)

C

Forney ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Forney 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.

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

4.6 %

Forney ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Forney ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

6.9 %

Forney ISD: 6.1%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Forney ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.4 %

Forney ISD: 3%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Forney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

3.5 %

Forney ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

7.7 %

Forney ISD: 8%

Statewide: 6.7%

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

66.7

African American

9.2 (13.8%)

Forney ISD: 10.1%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Forney ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1.5%)

Forney ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4.4 (6.7%)

Forney ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Forney ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

49.9 (74.8%)

Forney ISD: 77.5%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

2.1 (3.2%)

Forney ISD: 2%

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%)

Forney ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

50.3 (75.4%)

Forney ISD: 71.7%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

15.4 (23.1%)

Forney ISD: 27.1%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

1 (1.5%)

Forney 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

16

Forney ISD: 16.2

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

8.1 years

Forney ISD: 9.4 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

$56,297

Forney ISD: $57,187

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$53,201

Forney ISD: $54,173

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$53,878

Forney ISD: $53,809

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$55,972

Forney ISD: $55,725

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$60,586

Forney ISD: $59,848

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$64,300

Forney ISD: $64,689

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Forney ISD: $67,249

Statewide: $69,974

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