Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Gary ISD: C

Total students

471

Avg. teacher experience

10.3 years

Gary ISD: 10.3 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Gary ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.3%

Gary School is an elementary/secondary school in Gary, TX, in the Gary ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 471 students. 22.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.5% 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, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.4% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average ACT score was 16.9.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $49,958, which is $7,683 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.garyisd.org

Address

132 Bobcat Trail
Gary, TX 75643-0189

Office phone number

(903) 685-2291

Principals

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Gary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.5 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

471

African American

0 (0%)

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

3 (0.6%)

Gary ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (0.4%)

Gary ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

35 (7.4%)

Gary ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

427 (90.7%)

Gary ISD: 90.7%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

4 (0.8%)

Gary ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

N/A

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

90.7%

Two or more races

0.8%

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

22.5 %

Gary ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

55.6 %

Gary ISD: 55.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

2.5 %

Gary ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

22.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

55.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.5%

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

2.5 %

Gary ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

4 %

Gary ISD: 4%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

13.2 %

Gary ISD: 13.2%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

2.5%

Gifted and talented

4.0%

Special education

13.2%

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

Gary ISD: C

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Gary ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

C

Gary ISD: C

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Gary 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 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

100 %

Gary ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

Masked

Gary ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

100 %

Gary ISD: 100%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

Masked

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

1.4 %

Gary ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

0 %

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.5%

White

1.5 %

Gary ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Gary ISD: Masked

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

5.3 %

Gary ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Gary ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Gary ISD: Masked

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

10.7 %

Gary ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

4.5 %

Gary ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

14.3 %

Gary ISD: 14.3%

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 %

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 22%

African American

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

Masked

Gary ISD: Masked

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

0 %

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

Masked

Gary 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

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

N/A

Gary 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

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1019

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

16.9

Gary ISD: 16.9

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

36.8 %

Gary ISD: 36.8%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

26.3 %

Gary ISD: 26.3%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

26.3 %

Gary ISD: 26.3%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

36.8%

Math

26.3%

Reading + Math

26.3%

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

43.1

African American

0 (0%)

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

43.1 (100%)

Gary ISD: 100%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Gary 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%)

Gary ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

32.1 (74.6%)

Gary ISD: 74.6%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

10.9 (25.4%)

Gary ISD: 25.4%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Gary 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

10.9

Gary ISD: 10.9

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

10.3 years

Gary ISD: 10.3 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

$49,958

Gary ISD: $49,958

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$57,506

Gary ISD: $57,506

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$41,380

Gary ISD: $41,380

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$47,611

Gary ISD: $47,611

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$57,194

Gary ISD: $57,194

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$59,677

Gary ISD: $59,677

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Gary ISD: N/A

Statewide: $69,974

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