Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Hays CISD: B

Total students

695

Avg. teacher experience

7.8 years

Hays CISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Hays CISD: 91.3%

Statewide: 90.3%

D J Red Simon Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Kyle, TX, in the Hays CISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 695 students. 67.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 47.5% 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 D for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $54,707, which is $2,934 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.hayscisd.net

Address

3839 E Fm 150
Kyle, TX 78640-9530

Office phone number

(512) 268-8507

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in D J Red Simon Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

695

African American

13 (1.9%)

Hays CISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

1 (0.1%)

Hays CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (0.6%)

Hays CISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

625 (89.9%)

Hays CISD: 65.2%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

47 (6.8%)

Hays CISD: 28%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

5 (0.7%)

Hays CISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.9%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

89.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

6.8%

Two or more races

0.7%

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

67.9 %

Hays CISD: 49.8%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

78.3 %

Hays CISD: 43.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

49.2 %

Hays CISD: 18.7%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

67.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

78.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

49.2%

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

47.5 %

Hays CISD: 18.9%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

3 %

Hays CISD: 7%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

14.8 %

Hays CISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

47.5%

Gifted and talented

3.0%

Special education

14.8%

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 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)

D

Hays CISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

D

Hays CISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

D

Hays CISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

D

Hays CISD: 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

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

6.6 %

Hays CISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Hays CISD: 7.9%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

0 %

Hays CISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Hays CISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6.4 %

Hays CISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Hays CISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

10.8 %

Hays CISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

0 %

Hays CISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 6.7%

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

49

African American

2 (4.1%)

Hays CISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2%)

Hays CISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

18.6 (37.9%)

Hays CISD: 31%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

27.5 (56%)

Hays CISD: 64.1%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 1.6%

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%)

Hays CISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

32.9 (67.1%)

Hays CISD: 70.6%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

16.1 (32.9%)

Hays CISD: 27.6%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 1%

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

14.2

Hays CISD: 14.7

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

7.8 years

Hays CISD: 10.5 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

$54,707

Hays CISD: $56,795

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$51,464

Hays CISD: $48,985

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$51,339

Hays CISD: $51,933

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$55,282

Hays CISD: $55,683

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$58,897

Hays CISD: $59,607

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$65,922

Hays CISD: $65,470

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Hays CISD: $72,146

Statewide: $69,974

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