Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Joshua ISD: A

Total students

583

Avg. teacher experience

12 years

Joshua ISD: 12.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Joshua ISD: 96.7%

Statewide: 90%

A G Elder Elementary School is an elementary school in Joshua, TX, in the Joshua ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 583 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 52.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 25.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $59,615, which is $2,524 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.joshuaisd.org

Address

513 Henderson St
Joshua, TX 76058-3180

Office phone number

(817) 202-2500

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in A G Elder Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

583

African American

10 (1.7%)

Joshua ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (1%)

Joshua ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.5%)

Joshua ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

224 (38.4%)

Joshua ISD: 30%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

4 (0.7%)

Joshua ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

321 (55.1%)

Joshua ISD: 64.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

15 (2.6%)

Joshua ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1.7%

American Indian

1.0%

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

38.4%

Pacific Islander

0.7%

White

55.1%

Two or more races

2.6%

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

52.1 %

Joshua ISD: 41.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

60.7 %

Joshua ISD: 50.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

25 %

Joshua ISD: 11%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

52.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

60.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

25.0%

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

25.2 %

Joshua ISD: 11%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Joshua ISD: 25.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0.7 %

Joshua ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.2 %

Joshua ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

25.2%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

0.7%

Special education

13.2%

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

Joshua ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Joshua ISD: A

School progress

B

Joshua ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Joshua ISD: B

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).

Total teacher FTEs

38

African American

0 (0%)

Joshua ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Joshua ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Joshua ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

10 (26.3%)

Joshua ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Joshua ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

27 (71.1%)

Joshua ISD: 89.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (2.6%)

Joshua ISD: 1.7%

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%)

Joshua ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

31 (81.6%)

Joshua ISD: 79.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

7 (18.4%)

Joshua ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Joshua ISD: 0.5%

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

15.3

Joshua ISD: 13.6

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

12 years

Joshua ISD: 12.8 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

$59,615

Joshua ISD: $60,526

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$55,763

Joshua ISD: $55,274

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$56,089

Joshua ISD: $56,893

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$58,531

Joshua ISD: $58,886

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$60,474

Joshua ISD: $61,338

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$65,112

Joshua ISD: $66,224

Statewide: $65,449

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