Accountability rating

Not rated

Garland ISD: B

Total students

61

Avg. teacher experience

12.1 years

Garland ISD: 11.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

Masked

Garland ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 90%

Garland Alternative Education Center is an elementary/secondary school in Garland, TX, in the Garland ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 61 students. The school received an accountability rating of Not rated. 96.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 27.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $59,495, which is $5,373 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.garlandisd.net/gaec

Address

2015 S Country Club Rd
Garland, TX 75041-2119

Office phone number

(972) 926-2691

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Garland Alternative Education Center 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

Ethnicity

Total students

61

African American

17 (27.9%)

Garland ISD: 17.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (1.6%)

Garland ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Garland ISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

37 (60.7%)

Garland ISD: 51%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Garland ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

6 (9.8%)

Garland ISD: 17.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Garland ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

27.9%

American Indian

1.6%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

60.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

9.8%

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

96.7 %

Garland ISD: 51.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

80.3 %

Garland ISD: 64.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

32.8 %

Garland ISD: 31.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

96.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

80.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

32.8%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

27.9 %

Garland ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

50.8 %

Garland ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

3.3 %

Garland ISD: 8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

21.3 %

Garland ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

27.9%

Career and technical

50.8%

Gifted and talented

3.3%

Special education

21.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

Not rated

Garland ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated

Garland ISD: B

School progress

Not rated

Garland ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated

Garland 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

Masked

Garland ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Garland ISD: 91%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Garland ISD: 89.3%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Garland ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Garland ISD: 91.6%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Garland ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

N/A

Garland ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Garland ISD: 97.2%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

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 2017-2018 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 %

Garland ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Garland ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Garland ISD: 1%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Garland ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Garland ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Garland ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Garland ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Garland ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

N/A

Garland ISD: 35.9%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

N/A

Garland ISD: 27.2%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Garland ISD: 28.3%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Garland ISD: 66.8%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

N/A

Garland ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Garland ISD: 0%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

N/A

Garland ISD: 42.2%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Garland ISD: 35.7%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

Garland ISD: 41.9%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Garland ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Garland ISD: 60%

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Garland ISD: 52.1%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Garland ISD: 36.2%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Garland ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Garland ISD: 51.3%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Garland ISD: 39.3%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

Garland ISD: 974

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Garland ISD: 21.5

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 2018.

Reading

N/A

Garland ISD: 57.4%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

N/A

Garland ISD: 36.5%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

N/A

Garland ISD: 34.6%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

N/A

Math

N/A

Reading + Math

N/A

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

41.1

African American

20 (48.6%)

Garland ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Garland ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1.3 (3.2%)

Garland ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1.5 (3.7%)

Garland ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Garland ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17.1 (41.6%)

Garland ISD: 56.2%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1.2 (2.9%)

Garland ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0.1 (0.2%)

Garland ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

20.8 (50.5%)

Garland ISD: 67.6%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

20.1 (49%)

Garland ISD: 30.6%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0.1 (0.2%)

Garland ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

1.5

Garland ISD: 15.2

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

12.1 years

Garland ISD: 11.2 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

$59,495

Garland ISD: $57,487

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$53,001

Garland ISD: $54,253

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$55,294

Garland ISD: $54,851

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$56,260

Garland ISD: $56,341

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,675

Garland ISD: $58,241

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$67,019

Garland ISD: $63,810

Statewide: $62,039

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