Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Fredericksburg ISD: B

Total students

28

Avg. teacher experience

17.7 years

Fredericksburg ISD: 13.4 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

80 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 97.9%

Statewide: 90.3%

Alter Sch is a high school in Fredericksburg, TX, in the Fredericksburg ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 28 students. 96.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.1% 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 C for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 80% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $72,033, which is $14,392 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 17.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.FISD.org

Address

1110 S Adams
Fredericksburg, TX 78624-5004

Office phone number

(830) 990-4598

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alter Sch are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

28

African American

1 (3.6%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

15 (53.6%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 50.5%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

12 (42.9%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 47.2%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

3.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

53.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

42.9%

Two or more races

N/A

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

96.4 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 43.9%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

67.9 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 51.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

7.1 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 14.5%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

96.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

67.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.1%

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

7.1 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 14.2%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

0 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

7.1%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

N/A

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)

C

Fredericksburg ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Fredericksburg ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

Not rated

Fredericksburg ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

Not rated

Fredericksburg 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

80 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 97.9%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

Masked

Fredericksburg ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

60 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 96.6%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

100 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 99.3%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

60.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

N/A

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

0 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

Masked

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

0 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

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

40 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Fredericksburg ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

35.3 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

40.9 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

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

0 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 22%

African American

Masked

Fredericksburg ISD: Masked

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

0 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

0 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 27.4%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: Masked

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

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 61%

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 38.1%

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 67.1%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: N/A

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

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 1090

Statewide: 1019

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: 23.4

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

16.7 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 60.1%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

4.2 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 37.1%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

4.2 %

Fredericksburg ISD: 36.3%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

16.7%

Math

4.2%

Reading + Math

4.2%

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

1.9

African American

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 13.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1.9 (100%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 85.6%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

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%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 76%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

1.9 (100%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 21.6%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Fredericksburg ISD: 0%

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

14.5

Fredericksburg ISD: 13.3

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

17.7 years

Fredericksburg 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

$72,033

Fredericksburg ISD: $52,185

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: $43,050

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: $43,505

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: $46,652

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$84,390

Fredericksburg ISD: $54,472

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$59,359

Fredericksburg ISD: $61,530

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Fredericksburg ISD: $63,065

Statewide: $69,974

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