Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Italy ISD: B

Total students

352

Avg. teacher experience

9.1 years

Italy ISD: 10.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Italy ISD: 95.5%

Statewide: 90%

Stafford Elementary School is an elementary school in Italy, TX, in the Italy ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 352 students. 37.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $46,144, which is $10,947 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.italyisd.org

Address

300 S College
Italy, TX 76651

Office phone number

(972) 483-6342

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Stafford Elementary 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

352

African American

53 (15.1%)

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

116 (33%)

Italy ISD: 33.1%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

180 (51.1%)

Italy ISD: 51.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

2 (0.6%)

Italy ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

15.1%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

33.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

51.1%

Two or more races

0.6%

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

37.8 %

Italy ISD: 41.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

68.2 %

Italy ISD: 62.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

10.8 %

Italy ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

37.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

68.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.8%

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

10.8 %

Italy ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Italy ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

2.6 %

Italy ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.9 %

Italy ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

10.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

2.6%

Special education

11.9%

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

D

Italy ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Italy ISD: B

School progress

C

Italy ISD: B

Closing the gaps

F

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.

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

27.2

African American

2.9 (10.8%)

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

4.1 (15.2%)

Italy ISD: 12.3%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Italy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20.1 (74%)

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

1 (3.6%)

Italy ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

23.6 (86.6%)

Italy ISD: 87.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

2.7 (9.8%)

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

12.9

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

9.1 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

$46,144

Italy ISD: $47,615

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$32,237

Italy ISD: $34,261

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$40,503

Italy ISD: $41,012

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$45,221

Italy ISD: $46,747

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$52,404

Italy ISD: $54,411

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

N/A

Italy ISD: $52,600

Statewide: $65,449

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