Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Kress ISD: B

Total students

143

Avg. teacher experience

6.9 years

Kress ISD: 7 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Kress ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 90.3%

Kress Elementary School is an elementary school in Kress, TX, in the Kress ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 143 students. 71.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7% 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 D for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $42,017, which is $15,624 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 6.9 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

200 E 5th
Kress, TX 79052

Office phone number

(806) 684-2326

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Kress Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 16. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 16.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

143

African American

6 (4.2%)

Kress ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

84 (58.7%)

Kress ISD: 54.9%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

2 (1.4%)

Kress ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

50 (35%)

Kress ISD: 36.5%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

1 (0.7%)

Kress ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

4.2%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

58.7%

Pacific Islander

1.4%

White

35.0%

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

71.3 %

Kress ISD: 59.6%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

74.1 %

Kress ISD: 71.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

7 %

Kress ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

71.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

74.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.0%

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

7 %

Kress ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

0.7 %

Kress ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

9.1 %

Kress ISD: 9%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

7.0%

Gifted and talented

0.7%

Special education

9.1%

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)

D

Kress ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

D

Kress ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

D

Kress ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

D

Kress 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

2.5 %

Kress ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

9.1 %

Kress ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.3 %

Kress ISD: 5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kress ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

2.9 %

Kress ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

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

11.7

African American

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.9 (16.7%)

Kress ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9.7 (83.3%)

Kress ISD: 69.2%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 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%)

Kress ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

9.7 (83.3%)

Kress ISD: 84.6%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

1 (8.3%)

Kress ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

1 (8.3%)

Kress ISD: 3.8%

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

12.2

Kress ISD: 10.9

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

6.9 years

Kress ISD: 7 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

$42,017

Kress ISD: $44,007

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$34,580

Kress ISD: $34,580

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$37,979

Kress ISD: $40,204

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

N/A

Kress ISD: $42,968

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$49,594

Kress ISD: $53,763

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$58,109

Kress ISD: $57,928

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: $69,974

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