Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Galveston ISD: B

Total students

577

Avg. teacher experience

11 years

Galveston ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Galveston ISD: 89%

Statewide: 90%

Austin Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Galveston, TX, in the Galveston ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 577 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 19.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,459, which is $1,632 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.gisd.org

Address

1514 N 1/2
Galveston, TX 77550-8198

Office phone number

(409) 761-3500

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Austin Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

577

African American

60 (10.4%)

Galveston ISD: 23.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Galveston ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

35 (6.1%)

Galveston ISD: 2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

212 (36.7%)

Galveston ISD: 44.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

3 (0.5%)

Galveston ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

251 (43.5%)

Galveston ISD: 27%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

15 (2.6%)

Galveston ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

10.4%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

6.1%

Hispanic

36.7%

Pacific Islander

0.5%

White

43.5%

Two or more races

2.6%

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

19.4 %

Galveston ISD: 50.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

56.8 %

Galveston ISD: 78.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

10.4 %

Galveston ISD: 21.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

19.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

56.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.4%

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

10.2 %

Galveston ISD: 21.8%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

43.2 %

Galveston ISD: 34.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

20.6 %

Galveston ISD: 5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.8 %

Galveston ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

10.2%

Career and technical

43.2%

Gifted and talented

20.6%

Special education

8.8%

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

A

Galveston ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Galveston ISD: B

School progress

A

Galveston ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

Galveston 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).

Total teacher FTEs

37.5

African American

4 (10.7%)

Galveston ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Galveston ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Galveston ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3 (8%)

Galveston ISD: 20.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Galveston ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

28.5 (76%)

Galveston ISD: 62.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

2 (5.3%)

Galveston ISD: 1.1%

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%)

Galveston ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

26.3 (70.2%)

Galveston ISD: 73.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11.2 (29.8%)

Galveston ISD: 24.3%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Galveston ISD: 0.7%

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

15.4

Galveston ISD: 16

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

11 years

Galveston ISD: 11.5 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

$55,459

Galveston ISD: $57,030

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$53,000

Galveston ISD: $48,713

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$54,328

Galveston ISD: $53,527

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$56,394

Galveston ISD: $56,620

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,360

Galveston ISD: $58,541

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$58,352

Galveston ISD: $64,694

Statewide: $65,449

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