Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Ft Hancock ISD: B

Total students

202

Avg. teacher experience

10.4 years

Ft Hancock ISD: 11.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Ft Hancock ISD: 96.2%

Statewide: 90%

Benito Martinez Elementary School is an elementary school in Fort Hancock, TX, in the Ft Hancock ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 202 students. The school received an accountability rating of D. 81.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 97% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,853, which is $3,238 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.forthancockisd.net

Address

P O Box 98
Fort Hancock, TX 79839

Office phone number

(915) 769-3913

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Benito Martinez Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 19. Students who started eighth grade in in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 19.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

202

African American

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.5%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

191 (94.6%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 96.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9 (4.5%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

1 (0.5%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

94.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

4.5%

Two or more races

0.5%

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

81.7 %

Ft Hancock ISD: 69.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

89.1 %

Ft Hancock ISD: 88.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

66.8 %

Ft Hancock ISD: 58.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

81.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

89.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

66.8%

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

97 %

Ft Hancock ISD: 73.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Ft Hancock ISD: 33.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

5 %

Ft Hancock ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.4 %

Ft Hancock ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

97.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

5.0%

Special education

14.4%

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

D

Ft Hancock ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Ft Hancock ISD: B

School progress

C

Ft Hancock ISD: A

Closing the gaps

F

Ft Hancock 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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

16

African American

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

15 (93.8%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1 (6.2%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

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%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

13 (81.3%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 74.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3 (18.8%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Ft Hancock ISD: 0%

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

12.6

Ft Hancock ISD: 11.1

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

10.4 years

Ft Hancock 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

$53,853

Ft Hancock ISD: $54,653

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$49,053

Ft Hancock ISD: $49,053

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$50,232

Ft Hancock ISD: $50,180

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$53,530

Ft Hancock ISD: $53,795

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$56,339

Ft Hancock ISD: $57,109

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$61,480

Ft Hancock ISD: $62,438

Statewide: $65,449

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