Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Italy ISD: B

Total students

288

Avg. teacher experience

11.1 years

Italy ISD: 10.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

95.5 %

Italy ISD: 95.5%

Statewide: 90%

Italy High School is a high school in Italy, TX, in the Italy ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 288 students. 45.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

In the Class of 2019, 95.5% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.6% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Italy High School was 989 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 17.9.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $49,029, which is $8,062 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.1 years of experience.

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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 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 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

288

African American

30 (10.4%)

Italy ISD: 13%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.3%)

Italy ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

96 (33.3%)

Italy ISD: 33.1%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

147 (51%)

Italy ISD: 51.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

14 (4.9%)

Italy ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

10.4%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

33.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

51.0%

Two or more races

4.9%

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

45.1 %

Italy ISD: 41.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

56.3 %

Italy ISD: 62.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

5.2 %

Italy ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

45.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

56.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.2%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

5.2 %

Italy ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

76.4 %

Italy ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.2 %

Italy ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.9 %

Italy ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

5.2%

Career and technical

76.4%

Gifted and talented

4.2%

Special education

14.9%

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 2019-2020 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.

Overall

B

Italy ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Italy ISD: B

School progress

B

Italy ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Italy ISD: C

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

95.5 %

Italy ISD: 95.5%

Statewide: 90%

African American

90 %

Italy ISD: 90%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

91.7 %

Italy ISD: 91.7%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

100 %

Italy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

Masked

Italy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

90.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

91.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 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

1.6 %

Italy ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

7.1 %

Italy ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

1.1 %

Italy ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

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 2018-2019 school year.

All students

1.2 %

Italy ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

4.3 %

Italy ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

0 %

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

Masked

Italy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 28.4%

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 2018-2019 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

Italy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

Masked

Italy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Italy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, 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

989

Italy ISD: 989

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

17.9

Italy ISD: 17.9

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 students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

34.9 %

Italy ISD: 34.9%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

20.9 %

Italy ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

20.9 %

Italy ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

34.9%

Math

20.9%

Reading + Math

20.9%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

28.3

African American

1.9 (6.6%)

Italy ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.7 (9.6%)

Italy ISD: 12.3%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

23.7 (83.8%)

Italy ISD: 79%

Statewide: 57.7%

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: 1.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

25.1 (88.7%)

Italy ISD: 87.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3.2 (11.3%)

Italy ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

10.2

Italy ISD: 11.5

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

11.1 years

Italy ISD: 10.1 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

$49,029

Italy ISD: $47,615

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$37,256

Italy ISD: $34,261

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$41,659

Italy ISD: $41,012

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$46,965

Italy ISD: $46,747

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,179

Italy ISD: $54,411

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$52,600

Italy ISD: $52,600

Statewide: $65,449

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