Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: B

Total students

239

Avg. teacher experience

11.5 years

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.3%

Knox City School is an elementary/secondary school in Knox City, TX, in the Knox City-O'Brien CISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 239 students. 46% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.5% 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 B for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average ACT score was 18.6.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $49,419, which is $8,222 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.knoxcityschools.net/

Address

606 E Main St
Knox City, TX 79529-2226

Office phone number

(940) 657-3565

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Knox City School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 09. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 09.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

239

African American

3 (1.3%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

1 (0.4%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.4%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

133 (55.6%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 55.6%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

96 (40.2%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 40.2%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

5 (2.1%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.3%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

55.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

40.2%

Two or more races

2.1%

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

46 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 46%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

65.7 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 65.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

10.5 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

46.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

65.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.5%

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

10.5 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

18 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 18%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

10.5%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

18.0%

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)

B

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: A

School progress (2018-2019)

A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

100 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

100 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

100 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 100%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 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

0 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

0 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.5%

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

2.7 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

0 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.6 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

4.6 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 6.7%

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 2019-2020 school year.

All students

0 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 22%

African American

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

Masked

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: Masked

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

0 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

0 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 25.8%

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 2019-2020 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

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

N/A

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, 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

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: N/A

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

18.6

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 18.6

Statewide: 20.2

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 2019-2020.

Reading

89.5 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 89.5%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

84.2 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 84.2%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

84.2 %

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 84.2%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

89.5%

Math

84.2%

Reading + Math

84.2%

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

28.4

African American

0 (0%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.9 (10.4%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25.4 (89.6%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 89.6%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

25.8 (91%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 91%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

2.5 (9%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 9%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 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

8.4

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 8.4

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

11.5 years

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: 11.5 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

$49,419

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: $49,419

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$42,276

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: $42,276

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$42,954

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: $42,954

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$47,626

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: $47,626

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$52,630

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: $52,630

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$60,067

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: $60,067

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$58,242

Knox City-O'Brien CISD: $58,242

Statewide: $69,974

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