Accountability rating

A

Houston ISD: B

Total students

346

Avg. teacher experience

4.7 years

Houston ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Houston ISD: 80.9%

Statewide: 90%

Arabic Immersion Magnet School is an elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Houston ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 346 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 63% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 75.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $46,948, which is $7,174 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.houstonisd.org

Address

812 W 28th St
Houston, TX 77008-1710

Office phone number

(713) 556-8940

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Arabic Immersion Magnet School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

346

African American

83 (24%)

Houston ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.6%)

Houston ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

14 (4%)

Houston ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

104 (30.1%)

Houston ISD: 62%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

129 (37.3%)

Houston ISD: 9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

14 (4%)

Houston ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

24.0%

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

4.0%

Hispanic

30.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

37.3%

Two or more races

4.0%

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

63 %

Houston ISD: 65.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

55.2 %

Houston ISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

26.3 %

Houston ISD: 31.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

63.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

55.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

26.3%

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

75.4 %

Houston ISD: 32.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Houston ISD: 20.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

11.6 %

Houston ISD: 15.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

2.9 %

Houston ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

75.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

11.6%

Special education

2.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Houston ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Houston ISD: C

School progress

A

Houston ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

Houston 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

20.5

African American

2 (9.8%)

Houston ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (9.8%)

Houston ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2 (9.8%)

Houston ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

13.5 (65.9%)

Houston ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (4.9%)

Houston ISD: 1.4%

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%)

Houston ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

16.5 (80.5%)

Houston ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

4 (19.5%)

Houston ISD: 23.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 1.4%

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

16.9

Houston ISD: 18.2

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

4.7 years

Houston ISD: 10.6 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

$46,948

Houston ISD: $54,125

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$52,530

Houston ISD: $47,385

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$44,351

Houston ISD: $50,369

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

N/A

Houston ISD: $53,128

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$48,455

Houston ISD: $55,304

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

N/A

Houston ISD: $64,769

Statewide: $62,039

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