Accountability rating

B

Giddings ISD: B

Total students

591

Avg. teacher experience

15.6 years

Giddings ISD: 14.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

98.1 %

Giddings ISD: 98.1%

Statewide: 90%

Giddings High School is a high school in Giddings, TX, in the Giddings ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 591 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 49.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 8.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $49,871, which is $4,251 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Giddings High School was 1047. The average ACT score was 17.6. In the Class of 2018, 98.1% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Address

P O Box 389
Giddings, TX 78942-0389

Office phone number

(979) 542-3351

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Giddings High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

591

African American

46 (7.8%)

Giddings ISD: 8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Giddings ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

Giddings ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

311 (52.6%)

Giddings ISD: 57.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Giddings ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

221 (37.4%)

Giddings ISD: 31.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

11 (1.9%)

Giddings ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

7.8%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

52.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

37.4%

Two or more races

1.9%

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

49.9 %

Giddings ISD: 56.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

57.4 %

Giddings ISD: 66.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

10.7 %

Giddings ISD: 20.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

49.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

57.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.7%

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

8.1 %

Giddings ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

80 %

Giddings ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

3.7 %

Giddings ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.4 %

Giddings ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

8.1%

Career and technical

80.0%

Gifted and talented

3.7%

Special education

12.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Giddings ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Giddings ISD: B

School progress

B

Giddings ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Giddings 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

98.1 %

Giddings ISD: 98.1%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Giddings ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

97 %

Giddings ISD: 97%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Giddings ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

98.6 %

Giddings ISD: 98.6%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

97.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

98.6%

Two or more races

Masked

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 %

Giddings ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Giddings ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Giddings ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Giddings ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Giddings ISD: 0%

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

29.3 %

Giddings ISD: 29.3%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

3.4 %

Giddings ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

24.6 %

Giddings ISD: 24.6%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Giddings ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

42.4 %

Giddings ISD: 42.4%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

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

32.5 %

Giddings ISD: 32.5%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

Masked

Giddings ISD: Masked

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Giddings ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Giddings ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

21.9 %

Giddings ISD: 21.9%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Giddings ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

40 %

Giddings ISD: 40%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Giddings ISD: N/A

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

1047

Giddings ISD: 1047

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

17.6

Giddings ISD: 17.6

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

42.9 %

Giddings ISD: 42.9%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

29.2 %

Giddings ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

26 %

Giddings ISD: 26%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

42.9%

Math

29.2%

Reading + Math

26.0%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

50.9

African American

2 (3.9%)

Giddings ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Giddings ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Giddings ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

4.5 (8.9%)

Giddings ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Giddings ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

44.4 (87.2%)

Giddings ISD: 83.1%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Giddings 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%)

Giddings ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

41.8 (82.1%)

Giddings ISD: 85.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

9.1 (17.9%)

Giddings ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Giddings ISD: 0%

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

11.6

Giddings ISD: 13.2

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

15.6 years

Giddings ISD: 14.9 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

$49,871

Giddings ISD: $49,139

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$41,789

Giddings ISD: $41,616

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$43,568

Giddings ISD: $43,478

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$45,661

Giddings ISD: $46,519

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,650

Giddings ISD: $50,137

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$53,442

Giddings ISD: $54,608

Statewide: $62,039

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