Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Iola ISD: A

Total students

234

Avg. teacher experience

13.2 years

Iola ISD: 13 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.1 %

Iola ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 90.3%

Iola High School is a high school in Iola, TX, in the Iola ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 234 students. 39.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.3% 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 A for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 97.1% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average SAT score at Iola High School was 1090 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 23.2.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,342, which is $6,299 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.2 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 High 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

234

African American

6 (2.6%)

Iola ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.4%)

Iola ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

41 (17.5%)

Iola ISD: 17.9%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

179 (76.5%)

Iola ISD: 77.1%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

7 (3%)

Iola ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

2.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

17.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

76.5%

Two or more races

3.0%

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

39.3 %

Iola ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

33.3 %

Iola ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

1.3 %

Iola ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

39.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

33.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.3%

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

1.3 %

Iola ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

8.1 %

Iola ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

12.4 %

Iola ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

1.3%

Gifted and talented

8.1%

Special education

12.4%

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)

A

Iola ISD: A

Student achievement (2018-2019)

A

Iola ISD: A

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Iola ISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

A

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

97.1 %

Iola ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

Masked

Iola ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

100 %

Iola ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

96.4 %

Iola ISD: 96.4%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

96.4%

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 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

0 %

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

0 %

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

0 %

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0 %

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Iola ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.5%

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

1.8 %

Iola ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

0 %

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Iola ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5.6 %

Iola ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

1.2 %

Iola ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

0 %

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 6.7%

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 2019-2020 school year.

All students

4.5 %

Iola ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 22%

African American

Masked

Iola ISD: Masked

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

0 %

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

5.7 %

Iola ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

Masked

Iola ISD: Masked

Statewide: 25.8%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2019-2020 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

Iola ISD: Masked

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

Masked

Iola ISD: Masked

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

N/A

Iola ISD: N/A

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, 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

1090

Iola ISD: 1090

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

23.2

Iola ISD: 23.2

Statewide: 20.2

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 students graduating in 2019-2020.

Reading

66.7 %

Iola ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

48.5 %

Iola ISD: 48.5%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

45.5 %

Iola ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

66.7%

Math

48.5%

Reading + Math

45.5%

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

22.9

African American

1 (4.4%)

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

0.1 (0.5%)

Iola ISD: 2%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Iola ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.8 (95.1%)

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

19.8 (86.4%)

Iola ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

3.1 (13.6%)

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

10.2

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

13.2 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

$51,342

Iola ISD: $49,577

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$38,554

Iola ISD: $38,554

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$39,761

Iola ISD: $39,018

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$45,858

Iola ISD: $44,796

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$54,699

Iola ISD: $52,765

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$60,960

Iola ISD: $60,688

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Iola ISD: $60,726

Statewide: $69,974

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