Total students

281

Students per teacher

10.1

Italy ISD: 10.6

Statewide: 15.1

Avg. teacher experience

10.3 years

Italy ISD: 9.7 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.7 %

Italy ISD: 97.7%

Statewide: 89.1%

Italy High School is an elementary/secondary school in Italy, TX, in the Italy ISD school district. As of the 2016-2017 school year, it had 281 students. The school received an accountability rating of “met standard.” 45.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $44,703, which is $7,822 less than the state average. The average ACT score was 19.4. In the Class of 2016, 97.7% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 1.1%.

Contact information

Website

www.italyisd.org

Address

300 S College
Italy, TX 76651-0909

Office phone number

(972) 483-7411

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Italy High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2006 in this region had a college graduation rate of 20.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

281

African American

45 (16%)

Italy ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.2%

Hispanic

87 (31%)

Italy ISD: 32%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

136 (48.4%)

Italy ISD: 48.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Two or more races

13 (4.6%)

Italy ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 2.2%

African American

16.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

31.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

48.4%

Two or more races

4.6%

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

45.6 %

Italy ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 50.3%

Economically disadvantaged

53.4 %

Italy ISD: 60.1%

Statewide: 59%

Limited English proficiency

3.2 %

Italy ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 18.9%

At-risk students

45.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

53.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.2%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2016-2017 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

3.2 %

Italy ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 18.8%

Career and Technical

59.4 %

Italy ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 25%

Gifted and Talented

4.6 %

Italy ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 7.8%

Special Education

11.7 %

Italy ISD: 13%

Statewide: 8.8%

Bilingual/ESL

3.2%

Career and technical

59.4%

Gifted and talented

4.6%

Special education

11.7%

Academics

Accountability rating

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state’s academic accountability system. Possible ratings are as follows: Met standard, Met alternative standard, Improvement required, Not rated and Not rated: Data integrity issues.

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2017 Accountability Manual.

Accountability rating

Met standard

Italy ISD: Met standard

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2012-2013 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2016. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

97.7 %

Italy ISD: 97.7%

Statewide: 89.1%

African American

100 %

Italy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 85.4%

American Indian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.4%

Asian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 95.7%

Hispanic

100 %

Italy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

96.3 %

Italy ISD: 96.3%

Statewide: 93.4%

Two or more races

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 90.8%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

96.3%

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2015-2016 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

1.1 %

Italy ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 2%

American Indian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

1.8 %

Italy ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.6%

White

1.1 %

Italy ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Two or more races

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

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 2015-2016 school year.

All students

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.5%

African American

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 17.2%

American Indian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 59.3%

Hispanic

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 25.1%

White

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Italy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 29%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2015-2016 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

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 49.5%

African American

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 28.2%

American Indian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 47.6%

Asian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 72.9%

Hispanic

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 37.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48%

White

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 63.3%

Two or more races

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2016, 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

Italy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1375

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2016. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

19.4

Italy ISD: 19.4

Statewide: 20.3

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in English or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the TAKS exit-level test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2016.

English

33.3 %

Italy ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Math

22.2 %

Italy ISD: 22.2%

Statewide: 44.6%

English + Math

14.8 %

Italy ISD: 14.8%

Statewide: 38.7%

English

33.3%

Math

22.2%

English + Math

14.8%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

27.9

African American

4 (14.3%)

Italy ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 10.2%

American Indian

1 (3.6%)

Italy ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 26.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

22.9 (82.1%)

Italy ISD: 81.8%

Statewide: 59.8%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

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%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

22 (78.7%)

Italy ISD: 83.7%

Statewide: 74.5%

Master's

5.9 (21.3%)

Italy ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 23.6%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2016-2017.

Students per teacher

10.1

Italy ISD: 10.6

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2016-2017 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

10.3 years

Italy ISD: 9.7 years

Statewide: 10.9 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

$44,703

Italy ISD: $42,872

Statewide: $52,525

Beginner

$35,819

Italy ISD: $34,884

Statewide: $46,199

1 to 5 years

$37,840

Italy ISD: $36,366

Statewide: $48,779

6 to 10 years

$43,125

Italy ISD: $41,986

Statewide: $51,184

11 to 20 years

$52,633

Italy ISD: $49,151

Statewide: $54,396

20+ years

$52,657

Italy ISD: $51,932

Statewide: $60,913

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