Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Fort Worth ISD: C

Total students

1,761

Avg. teacher experience

9.9 years

Fort Worth ISD: 11.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 87.6%

Statewide: 90%

Benbrook Middle/High School is an elementary/secondary school in Fort Worth, TX, in the Fort Worth ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 1,761 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 49.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 11.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $62,666, which is $5,575 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Benbrook Middle/High School was 969. The average ACT score was 19.4. The dropout rate was 1%.

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Contact information

Address

201 Overcrest
Fort Worth, TX 76126-3010

Office phone number

(817) 871-2000

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Benbrook Middle/High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,761

African American

119 (6.8%)

Fort Worth ISD: 21.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.2%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

25 (1.4%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

725 (41.2%)

Fort Worth ISD: 63.4%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.1%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

831 (47.2%)

Fort Worth ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

56 (3.2%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

6.8%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

1.4%

Hispanic

41.2%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

47.2%

Two or more races

3.2%

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

49.6 %

Fort Worth ISD: 65%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

55.4 %

Fort Worth ISD: 84.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

11.5 %

Fort Worth ISD: 34.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

49.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

55.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.5%

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

11.2 %

Fort Worth ISD: 33.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

22.5 %

Fort Worth ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

15.2 %

Fort Worth ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.7 %

Fort Worth ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

11.2%

Career and technical

22.5%

Gifted and talented

15.2%

Special education

8.7%

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

Fort Worth ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Fort Worth ISD: C

School progress

C

Fort Worth ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Fort Worth 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 87.6%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 83.6%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 88.4%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 89.1%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 82.6%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2018-2019 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

1 %

Fort Worth ISD: 3%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Fort Worth ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1.2 %

Fort Worth ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

5.6 %

Fort Worth ISD: 2%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

1.1 %

Fort Worth ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Fort Worth ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0.8 %

Fort Worth ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Fort Worth ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

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 2018-2019 school year.

All students

45.1 %

Fort Worth ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

59.5 %

Fort Worth ISD: 19.8%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 27.8%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

71.4 %

Fort Worth ISD: 48.1%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

32.9 %

Fort Worth ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Fort Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

50.2 %

Fort Worth ISD: 50.6%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

55.6 %

Fort Worth ISD: 45.4%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 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

22.4 %

Fort Worth ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 51%

African American

4.5 %

Fort Worth ISD: 11%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 60%

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

40 %

Fort Worth ISD: 44%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

18.4 %

Fort Worth ISD: 27.7%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 48.6%

White

27.5 %

Fort Worth ISD: 54.8%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

20 %

Fort Worth ISD: 48.1%

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2019, 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

969

Fort Worth ISD: 926

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

19.4

Fort Worth ISD: 19.6

Statewide: 20.6

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 the Class of 2019.

Reading

64.7 %

Fort Worth ISD: 51.4%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

39.5 %

Fort Worth ISD: 36.2%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

37.9 %

Fort Worth ISD: 31.5%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

64.7%

Math

39.5%

Reading + Math

37.9%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

105.9

African American

11.9 (11.3%)

Fort Worth ISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0.5 (0.4%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (2.8%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

14.9 (14.1%)

Fort Worth ISD: 23.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

73.6 (69.5%)

Fort Worth ISD: 52.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1.9 (1.8%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

2 (1.9%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

70.2 (66.3%)

Fort Worth ISD: 68.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

31.7 (29.9%)

Fort Worth ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

2 (1.9%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.3%

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

16.6

Fort Worth ISD: 14.9

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

9.9 years

Fort Worth ISD: 11.1 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

$62,666

Fort Worth ISD: $61,997

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$54,684

Fort Worth ISD: $55,917

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$60,802

Fort Worth ISD: $57,197

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$59,704

Fort Worth ISD: $60,097

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$63,031

Fort Worth ISD: $63,407

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$77,298

Fort Worth ISD: $73,328

Statewide: $65,449

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