Accountability rating

B

Kress ISD: B

Total students

104

Avg. teacher experience

10.1 years

Kress ISD: 8.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Kress ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Kress High School is a high school in Kress, TX, in the Kress ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 104 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 49% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $42,513, which is $11,609 less than the state average. The average ACT score was 17.2. In the Class of 2018, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

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Contact information

Address

200 E 5th
Kress, TX 79052-0970

Office phone number

(806) 684-2651

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Kress High 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 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 16.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

104

African American

8 (7.7%)

Kress ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

53 (51%)

Kress ISD: 54.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

2 (1.9%)

Kress ISD: 2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

41 (39.4%)

Kress ISD: 37.3%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

7.7%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

51.0%

Pacific Islander

1.9%

White

39.4%

Two or more races

N/A

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

49 %

Kress ISD: 49.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

65.4 %

Kress ISD: 69%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

3.8 %

Kress ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

49.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

65.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.8%

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

3.8 %

Kress ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

76 %

Kress ISD: 31%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

6.7 %

Kress ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.6 %

Kress ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

3.8%

Career and technical

76.0%

Gifted and talented

6.7%

Special education

9.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Kress ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Kress ISD: B

School progress

B

Kress ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

100 %

Kress ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Kress ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

100 %

Kress ISD: 100%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

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 for the 2017-2018 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 %

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

0 %

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

0 %

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Kress ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

Masked

Kress ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

17.2

Kress ISD: 17.2

Statewide: 20.6

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 the Class of 2018.

Reading

33.3 %

Kress ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

26.7 %

Kress ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

13.3 %

Kress ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

33.3%

Math

26.7%

Reading + Math

13.3%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

12.2

African American

1 (8.2%)

Kress ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

3.3 (27%)

Kress ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7.9 (64.8%)

Kress ISD: 76.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Kress 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

1.4 (11.5%)

Kress ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

10.5 (86%)

Kress ISD: 88.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

0.3 (2.5%)

Kress ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Kress ISD: 4.2%

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

8.6

Kress ISD: 11.3

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

10.1 years

Kress ISD: 8.2 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

$42,513

Kress ISD: $39,834

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$36,586

Kress ISD: $34,466

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$32,633

Kress ISD: $32,434

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$38,422

Kress ISD: $39,376

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$47,820

Kress ISD: $49,390

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$51,928

Kress ISD: $51,928

Statewide: $62,039

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