Accountability rating

B

Kountze ISD: B

Total students

169

Avg. teacher experience

14.5 years

Kountze ISD: 15.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Kountze ISD: 92.3%

Statewide: 90%

Kountze Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Kountze, TX, in the Kountze ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 169 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 64.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $42,788, which is $11,334 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.kountzeisd.org

Address

P O Box 460
Kountze, TX 77625-0460

Office phone number

(409) 246-3551

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Kountze Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

169

African American

22 (13%)

Kountze ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.6%)

Kountze ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.6%)

Kountze ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

17 (10.1%)

Kountze ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kountze ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

124 (73.4%)

Kountze ISD: 75.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

4 (2.4%)

Kountze ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

13.0%

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

10.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

73.4%

Two or more races

2.4%

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

64.5 %

Kountze ISD: 46.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

53.3 %

Kountze ISD: 57.4%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

4.7 %

Kountze ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

64.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

53.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.7%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

4.7 %

Kountze ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

46.2 %

Kountze ISD: 34.9%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

13.6 %

Kountze ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.1 %

Kountze ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

4.7%

Career and technical

46.2%

Gifted and talented

13.6%

Special education

10.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

B

Kountze ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Kountze ISD: B

School progress

B

Kountze ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Kountze 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

16.5

African American

2.5 (15.1%)

Kountze ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Kountze ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kountze ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Kountze ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kountze ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14 (84.9%)

Kountze ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Kountze 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

0.1 (0.3%)

Kountze ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

14.5 (87.9%)

Kountze ISD: 83.6%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

1.9 (11.8%)

Kountze ISD: 14.4%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Kountze ISD: 1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

10.3

Kountze ISD: 11.9

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

14.5 years

Kountze ISD: 15.2 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

$42,788

Kountze ISD: $43,356

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$31,700

Kountze ISD: $31,700

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$32,985

Kountze ISD: $33,278

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$37,350

Kountze ISD: $36,091

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$46,618

Kountze ISD: $44,991

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$53,670

Kountze ISD: $53,268

Statewide: $62,039

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