Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Jim Ned CISD: A

Total students

326

Avg. teacher experience

15.7 years

Jim Ned CISD: 16.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Jim Ned CISD: 96%

Statewide: 90%

Buffalo Gap Elementary School is an elementary school in Tuscola, TX, in the Jim Ned CISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 326 students. 16% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% 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.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $48,762, which is $8,329 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 15.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

P O Box 9
Tuscola, TX 79562-0009

Office phone number

(325) 572-3533

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Buffalo Gap Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 14. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 25.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 14.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

326

African American

3 (0.9%)

Jim Ned CISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

42 (12.9%)

Jim Ned CISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

270 (82.8%)

Jim Ned CISD: 83%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

11 (3.4%)

Jim Ned CISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.9%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

12.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

82.8%

Two or more races

3.4%

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

16 %

Jim Ned CISD: 24.2%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

18.1 %

Jim Ned CISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Jim Ned CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

16.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

18.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

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

0 %

Jim Ned CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Jim Ned CISD: 40.3%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

12 %

Jim Ned CISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.4 %

Jim Ned CISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

12.0%

Special education

10.4%

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 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

Jim Ned CISD: A

Student achievement

A

Jim Ned CISD: A

School progress

B

Jim Ned CISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Jim Ned CISD: 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 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

22.5

African American

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 1%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

22.5 (100%)

Jim Ned CISD: 97%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 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%)

Jim Ned CISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

19.5 (86.7%)

Jim Ned CISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3 (13.3%)

Jim Ned CISD: 19.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Jim Ned CISD: 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

14.5

Jim Ned CISD: 13.8

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

15.7 years

Jim Ned CISD: 16.6 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

$48,762

Jim Ned CISD: $52,452

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Jim Ned CISD: N/A

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$37,350

Jim Ned CISD: $37,411

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$41,699

Jim Ned CISD: $42,082

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$50,666

Jim Ned CISD: $53,685

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$55,417

Jim Ned CISD: $58,867

Statewide: $65,449

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