Accountability rating

A

Hidalgo ISD: B

Total students

40

Avg. teacher experience

26 years

Hidalgo ISD: 11.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Hidalgo ISD: 94.7%

Statewide: 90%

Hidalgo Early Start Academy is an elementary school in Hidalgo, TX, in the Hidalgo ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 40 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 80% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 80% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $59,850, which is $5,728 more than the state average.

Contact information

Address

P O Box 8282
Hidalgo, TX 78557

Office phone number

(956) 843-4439

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Hidalgo Early Start Academy are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 01.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

40

African American

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

40 (100%)

Hidalgo ISD: 100%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

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

80 %

Hidalgo ISD: 74.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

100 %

Hidalgo ISD: 90.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

80 %

Hidalgo ISD: 60.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

80.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

100.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

80.0%

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

80 %

Hidalgo ISD: 60.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Hidalgo ISD: 33.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Hidalgo ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

17.5 %

Hidalgo ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

80.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

17.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Hidalgo ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated (Paired campus)

Hidalgo ISD: B

School progress

Not rated (Paired campus)

Hidalgo ISD: A

Closing the gaps

Not rated (Paired campus)

Hidalgo 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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

1

African American

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (100%)

Hidalgo ISD: 93.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Hidalgo 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%)

Hidalgo ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

0 (0%)

Hidalgo ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

1 (100%)

Hidalgo ISD: 20.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Hidalgo 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

40

Hidalgo ISD: 14.7

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

26 years

Hidalgo ISD: 11.7 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

$59,850

Hidalgo ISD: $50,134

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Hidalgo ISD: $44,544

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

N/A

Hidalgo ISD: $45,872

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

N/A

Hidalgo ISD: $47,206

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

N/A

Hidalgo ISD: $51,875

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$59,850

Hidalgo ISD: $60,101

Statewide: $62,039

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