Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Keene ISD: B

Total students

10

Avg. teacher experience

19 years

Keene ISD: 8.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

62.5 %

Keene ISD: 94%

Statewide: 90%

Alter Learning Center is a high school in Keene, TX, in the Keene ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 10 students. 90% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 40% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C 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, 62.5% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 7.7% during the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,750, which is $1,341 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 19 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.keeneisd.org

Address

P O Box 656
Keene, TX 76059-0656

Office phone number

(817) 774-5226

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alter Learning Center 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

10

African American

1 (10%)

Keene ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

3 (30%)

Keene ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

4 (40%)

Keene ISD: 17%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (20%)

Keene ISD: 37.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

10.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

30.0%

Pacific Islander

40.0%

White

20.0%

Two or more races

N/A

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

90 %

Keene ISD: 43.5%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

90 %

Keene ISD: 75.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

40 %

Keene ISD: 19.9%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

90.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

90.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

40.0%

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

40 %

Keene ISD: 19.9%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

40 %

Keene ISD: 29.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Keene ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

0 %

Keene ISD: 10%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

40.0%

Career and technical

40.0%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

N/A

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

C

Keene ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Keene ISD: B

School progress

Not rated

Keene ISD: A

Closing the gaps

Not rated

Keene 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

62.5 %

Keene ISD: 94%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Keene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Keene ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Keene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

Masked

Keene ISD: 94.6%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Keene ISD: 94.1%

Statewide: 88%

White

Masked

Keene ISD: 90%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Keene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

Masked

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

Masked

Two or more races

N/A

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

7.7 %

Keene ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Keene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

Keene ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Keene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

Masked

Keene ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Keene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.1%

White

Masked

Keene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Keene ISD: 7.7%

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

8.3 %

Keene ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

N/A

Keene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Keene ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Keene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

Masked

Keene ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Keene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 21.2%

White

Masked

Keene ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

Masked

Keene ISD: 0%

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

Keene ISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Keene ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Keene ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Keene ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Keene ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Keene ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

Masked

Keene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Keene 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

N/A

Keene ISD: 1028

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Keene ISD: 19.3

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

11.1 %

Keene ISD: 65.4%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

22.2 %

Keene ISD: 60.5%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

0 %

Keene ISD: 46.9%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

11.1%

Math

22.2%

Reading + Math

N/A

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

1

African American

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (100%)

Keene ISD: 16.2%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 76.8%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Keene 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%)

Keene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

1 (100%)

Keene ISD: 80.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 16.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Keene ISD: 3.5%

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

10

Keene ISD: 12.7

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

19 years

Keene ISD: 8.1 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

$55,750

Keene ISD: $48,291

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Keene ISD: $40,463

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

N/A

Keene ISD: $44,297

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

N/A

Keene ISD: $48,417

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,750

Keene ISD: $53,825

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

N/A

Keene ISD: $62,809

Statewide: $65,449

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