Accountability rating

C

Hillsboro ISD: B

Total students

451

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Hillsboro ISD: 11 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Hillsboro ISD: 98.4%

Statewide: 90%

Hillsboro Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Hillsboro, TX, in the Hillsboro ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 451 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 65% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $47,929, which is $6,193 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.hillsboroisd.org

Address

210 E Walnut St
Hillsboro, TX 76645-3333

Office phone number

(254) 582-4120

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Hillsboro Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

451

African American

58 (12.9%)

Hillsboro ISD: 13%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hillsboro ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.4%)

Hillsboro ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

268 (59.4%)

Hillsboro ISD: 58.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hillsboro ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

111 (24.6%)

Hillsboro ISD: 24.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

12 (2.7%)

Hillsboro ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

12.9%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

59.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

24.6%

Two or more races

2.7%

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

65 %

Hillsboro ISD: 49.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

75.4 %

Hillsboro ISD: 72.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

10.6 %

Hillsboro ISD: 13.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

65.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

75.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.6%

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

10.2 %

Hillsboro ISD: 12.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

17.5 %

Hillsboro ISD: 29.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

6.2 %

Hillsboro ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.5 %

Hillsboro ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

10.2%

Career and technical

17.5%

Gifted and talented

6.2%

Special education

9.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Hillsboro ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Hillsboro ISD: B

School progress

B

Hillsboro ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Hillsboro 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

34.8

African American

2 (5.8%)

Hillsboro ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hillsboro ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Hillsboro ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

3.6 (10.3%)

Hillsboro ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hillsboro ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

28.2 (81.1%)

Hillsboro ISD: 82.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (2.9%)

Hillsboro ISD: 0.6%

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 (0%)

Hillsboro ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

26.9 (77.3%)

Hillsboro ISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

7.9 (22.7%)

Hillsboro ISD: 20.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Hillsboro 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

13

Hillsboro ISD: 12.3

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

11.9 years

Hillsboro ISD: 11 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

$47,929

Hillsboro ISD: $48,344

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$42,000

Hillsboro ISD: $41,173

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$44,194

Hillsboro ISD: $42,834

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$45,794

Hillsboro ISD: $46,609

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$53,644

Hillsboro ISD: $54,544

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$57,858

Hillsboro ISD: $58,861

Statewide: $62,039

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