Accountability rating (2018-2019)

F

Kermit ISD: C

Total students

457

Avg. teacher experience

11.5 years

Kermit ISD: 12.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Kermit ISD: 98.7%

Statewide: 90%

Kermit Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Kermit, TX, in the Kermit ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 457 students. 65% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 17.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of F 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 $55,744, which is $1,347 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

kermitisd.org

Address

601 S Poplar St
Kermit, TX 79745-4712

Office phone number

(432) 586-1040

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Kermit Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 18. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 18.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

457

African American

12 (2.6%)

Kermit ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.9%)

Kermit ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Kermit ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

357 (78.1%)

Kermit ISD: 79.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kermit ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

80 (17.5%)

Kermit ISD: 16.6%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

3 (0.7%)

Kermit ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

2.6%

American Indian

0.9%

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

78.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

17.5%

Two or more races

0.7%

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

65 %

Kermit ISD: 64.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

60.2 %

Kermit ISD: 59.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

17.9 %

Kermit ISD: 20.6%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

65.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

60.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

17.9%

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

17.9 %

Kermit ISD: 19.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Kermit ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.2 %

Kermit ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.4 %

Kermit ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

17.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.2%

Special education

11.4%

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

F

Kermit ISD: C

Student achievement

F

Kermit ISD: C

School progress

F

Kermit ISD: C

Closing the gaps

F

Kermit ISD: D

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

25.4

African American

1.1 (4.4%)

Kermit ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Kermit ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2.7 (10.8%)

Kermit ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

8.2 (32.2%)

Kermit ISD: 35.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kermit ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

13.4 (52.6%)

Kermit ISD: 52.5%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Kermit ISD: 1.2%

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 (3.9%)

Kermit ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

17.3 (68.1%)

Kermit ISD: 75.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

6.2 (24.4%)

Kermit ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0.9 (3.5%)

Kermit ISD: 1.1%

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

18

Kermit ISD: 17.1

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

11.5 years

Kermit ISD: 12.6 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

$55,744

Kermit ISD: $55,976

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$43,932

Kermit ISD: $43,932

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$45,264

Kermit ISD: $45,878

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$59,145

Kermit ISD: $54,109

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,883

Kermit ISD: $60,856

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$68,454

Kermit ISD: $67,140

Statewide: $65,449

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