Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Total students

962

Avg. teacher experience

13.8 years

Kilgore ISD: 13.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Kilgore ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 90.3%

Kilgore Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Kilgore, TX, in the Kilgore ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 962 students. 65.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 19.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of C for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,348, which is $6,293 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

301 N Kilgore St
Kilgore, TX 75662-5499

Office phone number

(903) 988-3902

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Kilgore Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.5 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

962

African American

117 (12.2%)

Kilgore ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

5 (0.5%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

9 (0.9%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

335 (34.8%)

Kilgore ISD: 37.1%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

456 (47.4%)

Kilgore ISD: 44.2%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

40 (4.2%)

Kilgore ISD: 5%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

12.2%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

0.9%

Hispanic

34.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

47.4%

Two or more races

4.2%

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

65.2 %

Kilgore ISD: 52.3%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

60.7 %

Kilgore ISD: 64%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

19.2 %

Kilgore ISD: 19.1%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

65.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

60.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

19.2%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

19.2 %

Kilgore ISD: 20.3%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

5.2 %

Kilgore ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

8.6 %

Kilgore ISD: 8.2%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

19.2%

Gifted and talented

5.2%

Special education

8.6%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Kilgore ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Kilgore 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

4.9 %

Kilgore ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

0 %

Kilgore ISD: 20%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

8.1 %

Kilgore ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Kilgore ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.1 %

Kilgore ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kilgore ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

4.2 %

Kilgore ISD: 6%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

24 %

Kilgore ISD: 11%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

55.9

African American

8.4 (15.1%)

Kilgore ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (1.8%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3.2 (5.7%)

Kilgore ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

42.7 (76.3%)

Kilgore ISD: 76.5%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0.6 (1.1%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

1.8 (3.2%)

Kilgore ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

48.2 (86.3%)

Kilgore ISD: 85.6%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

5.9 (10.5%)

Kilgore ISD: 13%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

17.2

Kilgore ISD: 14.8

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

13.8 years

Kilgore ISD: 13.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$51,348

Kilgore ISD: $50,319

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$43,699

Kilgore ISD: $42,423

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$44,342

Kilgore ISD: $43,204

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$45,616

Kilgore ISD: $46,651

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$54,030

Kilgore ISD: $53,107

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$59,295

Kilgore ISD: $59,264

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$59,303

Kilgore ISD: $60,123

Statewide: $69,974

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