Accountability rating

C

Houston ISD: B

Total students

339

Avg. teacher experience

10.1 years

Houston ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Houston ISD: 80.9%

Statewide: 90%

Bellfort Early Childhood Center is an elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Houston ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 339 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 92.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 57.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $47,094, which is $7,028 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.houstonisd.org

Address

7647 Bellfort
Houston, TX 77061-1703

Office phone number

(713) 640-0950

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bellfort Early Childhood Center 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

339

African American

63 (18.6%)

Houston ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

5 (1.5%)

Houston ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

266 (78.5%)

Houston ISD: 62%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

5 (1.5%)

Houston ISD: 9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

18.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

1.5%

Hispanic

78.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.5%

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

92.3 %

Houston ISD: 65.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

99.4 %

Houston ISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

57.5 %

Houston ISD: 31.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

92.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

99.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

57.5%

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

57.2 %

Houston ISD: 32.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Houston ISD: 20.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

2.7 %

Houston ISD: 15.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.2 %

Houston ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

57.2%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

2.7%

Special education

6.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Houston ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated (Paired campus)

Houston ISD: C

School progress

Not rated (Paired campus)

Houston ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated (Paired campus)

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

22.8

African American

8 (35.1%)

Houston ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

14.8 (64.9%)

Houston ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

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

2 (8.8%)

Houston ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

20.8 (91.2%)

Houston ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

0 (0%)

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

14.9

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

10.1 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

$47,094

Houston ISD: $54,125

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$42,254

Houston ISD: $47,385

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$40,360

Houston ISD: $50,369

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$45,835

Houston ISD: $53,128

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$53,896

Houston ISD: $55,304

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$49,283

Houston ISD: $64,769

Statewide: $62,039

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