Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Frisco ISD: A

Total students

521

Avg. teacher experience

7.4 years

Frisco ISD: 10 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Frisco ISD: 98.8%

Statewide: 90%

Bright Acad is an elementary school in Frisco, TX, in the Frisco ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 521 students. 41.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9.6% 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 $52,764, which is $4,327 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.4 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.friscoisd.org

Address

7600 Woodstream Dr
Frisco, TX 75034-6005

Office phone number

(469) 633-2700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bright Acad are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

521

African American

155 (29.8%)

Frisco ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Frisco ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

57 (10.9%)

Frisco ISD: 31.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

163 (31.3%)

Frisco ISD: 13.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Frisco ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

111 (21.3%)

Frisco ISD: 39%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

34 (6.5%)

Frisco ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

29.8%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

10.9%

Hispanic

31.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

21.3%

Two or more races

6.5%

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

41.3 %

Frisco ISD: 22.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

47.6 %

Frisco ISD: 13%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

10 %

Frisco ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

41.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

47.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.0%

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

9.6 %

Frisco ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Frisco ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.5 %

Frisco ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.8 %

Frisco ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

9.6%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.5%

Special education

13.8%

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

Frisco ISD: A

Student achievement

C

Frisco ISD: A

School progress

C

Frisco ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Frisco 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

5 (11.4%)

Frisco ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Frisco ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (6.8%)

Frisco ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5 (11.4%)

Frisco ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Frisco ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

30.9 (70.4%)

Frisco ISD: 80.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Frisco ISD: 0.9%

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%)

Frisco ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

22.9 (52.2%)

Frisco ISD: 69.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

20 (45.5%)

Frisco ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

1 (2.3%)

Frisco ISD: 0.5%

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

11.9

Frisco ISD: 14.6

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

7.4 years

Frisco ISD: 10 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

$52,764

Frisco ISD: $59,445

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$30,640

Frisco ISD: $51,282

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$52,638

Frisco ISD: $56,081

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$55,663

Frisco ISD: $58,595

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$54,883

Frisco ISD: $62,449

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$65,850

Frisco ISD: $66,570

Statewide: $65,449

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