Accountability rating

C

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: B

Total students

383

Avg. teacher experience

2.4 years

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: N/A

Statewide: 90%

Horizon Montessori Iii is an charter elementary school in Harlingen, TX, in the Horizon Montessori Public Schools school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 383 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 47.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 17% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $41,429, which is $12,693 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.horizonmontessoristet.com

Address

801 N 13th St Ste 5-A
Harlingen, TX 78550

Office phone number

(956) 423-8200

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Horizon Montessori Iii are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. 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 01.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

383

African American

3 (0.8%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.3%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.5%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0.8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

353 (92.2%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 95.8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

23 (6%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 2.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

1 (0.3%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

0.8%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

92.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

6.0%

Two or more races

0.3%

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

47.8 %

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 57.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

76.5 %

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 65.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

21.1 %

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 37.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

47.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

76.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

21.1%

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

17 %

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 34.7%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5.2 %

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 3.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

4.7 %

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 4.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

17.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

5.2%

Special education

4.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: B

Student achievement

C

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: B

School progress

C

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: B

Closing the gaps

D

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 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

26

African American

0 (0%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

21 (80.8%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 84.7%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

5 (19.2%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 13%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 1.2%

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%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

22 (84.6%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 89.4%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

4 (15.4%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 10.6%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 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

14.7

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 15.6

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

2.4 years

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: 4 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

$41,429

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: $42,732

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$38,851

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: $39,398

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$42,195

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: $42,460

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$44,555

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: $46,099

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$47,645

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: $48,509

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

N/A

Horizon Montessori Public Schools: $45,645

Statewide: $62,039

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