Accountability rating

Not rated

Houston ISD: B

Total students

154

Avg. teacher experience

21.5 years

Houston ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

4 %

Houston ISD: 80.9%

Statewide: 90%

Community Services-Sec is an elementary/secondary school in Houston, TX, in the Houston ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 154 students. The school received an accountability rating of Not rated. 96.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 34.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $62,758, which is $8,636 more than the state average. In the Class of 2018, 4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 44.3%.

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Contact information

Website

www.houstonisd.org

Address

1102 Telephone Rd
Houston, TX 77023-3126

Office phone number

(713) 967-5285

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Community Services-Sec 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

154

African American

29 (18.8%)

Houston ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.6%)

Houston ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

5 (3.2%)

Houston ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

76 (49.4%)

Houston ISD: 62%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

40 (26%)

Houston ISD: 9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

3 (1.9%)

Houston ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

18.8%

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

3.2%

Hispanic

49.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

26.0%

Two or more races

1.9%

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

96.1 %

Houston ISD: 65.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

68.8 %

Houston ISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

34.4 %

Houston ISD: 31.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

96.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

68.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

34.4%

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

34.4 %

Houston ISD: 32.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

3.9 %

Houston ISD: 20.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0.6 %

Houston ISD: 15.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.4 %

Houston ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

34.4%

Career and technical

3.9%

Gifted and talented

0.6%

Special education

10.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

Not rated

Houston ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated

Houston ISD: C

School progress

Not rated

Houston ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

4 %

Houston ISD: 80.9%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Houston ISD: 80.2%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Houston ISD: 68.4%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Houston ISD: 94.1%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

0 %

Houston ISD: 80.8%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Houston ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

N/A

Houston ISD: 78.7%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Houston ISD: 82.5%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

44.3 %

Houston ISD: 4%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Houston ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Houston ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Houston ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

48.9 %

Houston ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Houston ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

20 %

Houston ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Houston ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

Masked

Houston ISD: 38%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

Masked

Houston ISD: 29.3%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Houston ISD: 35.7%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Houston ISD: 73.7%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

Masked

Houston ISD: 37%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Houston ISD: 46.2%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

Masked

Houston ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Houston ISD: 47.6%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

Masked

Houston ISD: 41.2%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

Masked

Houston ISD: 20.6%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Houston ISD: 24%

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Houston ISD: 77.6%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Houston ISD: 35.3%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Houston ISD: 41.7%

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Houston ISD: 71.3%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Houston ISD: 65.4%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

Masked

Houston ISD: 974

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Houston ISD: 22.5

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

Masked

Houston ISD: 55.9%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

Masked

Houston ISD: 42%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

Masked

Houston ISD: 38.5%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

Masked

Math

Masked

Reading + Math

Masked

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

36

African American

16 (44.4%)

Houston ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (5.6%)

Houston ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

7 (19.4%)

Houston ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

11 (30.6%)

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

0 (0%)

Houston ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

20 (55.6%)

Houston ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

16 (44.4%)

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

4.3

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

21.5 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

$62,758

Houston ISD: $54,125

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Houston ISD: $47,385

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$52,785

Houston ISD: $50,369

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$55,492

Houston ISD: $53,128

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,307

Houston ISD: $55,304

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$68,302

Houston ISD: $64,769

Statewide: $62,039

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