Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Iola ISD: A

Total students

298

Avg. teacher experience

12.7 years

Iola ISD: 13 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Iola ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 90.3%

Iola Elementary School is an elementary school in Iola, TX, in the Iola ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 298 students. 20.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of B for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $48,018, which is $9,623 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.iolaisd.net

Address

P O Box 159
Iola, TX 77861-0159

Office phone number

(936) 394-2361

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Iola Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 06. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 06.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

298

African American

4 (1.3%)

Iola ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.3%)

Iola ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

54 (18.1%)

Iola ISD: 17.9%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

231 (77.5%)

Iola ISD: 77.1%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

8 (2.7%)

Iola ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.3%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

18.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

77.5%

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

20.1 %

Iola ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

38.3 %

Iola ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0.7 %

Iola ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

20.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

38.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.7%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0.7 %

Iola ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

1.7 %

Iola ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

14.1 %

Iola ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

0.7%

Gifted and talented

1.7%

Special education

14.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

B

Iola ISD: A

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Iola ISD: A

School progress (2018-2019)

C

Iola ISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

B

Iola ISD: A

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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

1.6 %

Iola ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Iola ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 %

Iola ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

2 %

Iola ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

25.9

African American

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 2%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.9 (3.4%)

Iola ISD: 2%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25 (96.6%)

Iola ISD: 95.9%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

22 (85%)

Iola ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

3.9 (15%)

Iola ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

11.5

Iola ISD: 10.9

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

12.7 years

Iola ISD: 13 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$48,018

Iola ISD: $49,577

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

N/A

Iola ISD: $38,554

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$38,424

Iola ISD: $39,018

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$44,132

Iola ISD: $44,796

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$51,405

Iola ISD: $52,765

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$59,102

Iola ISD: $60,688

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$60,726

Iola ISD: $60,726

Statewide: $69,974

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