Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Lamar CISD: A

Total students

1,521

Avg. teacher experience

10.5 years

Lamar CISD: 10.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Lamar CISD: 95.1%

Statewide: 90%

Briscoe Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Richmond, TX, in the Lamar CISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 1,521 students. 33.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 11% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $61,157, which is $4,066 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.lcisd.org

Address

4300 Fm 723
Richmond, TX 77406-9230

Office phone number

(832) 223-4000

Principals

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Briscoe Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. 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 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,521

African American

331 (21.8%)

Lamar CISD: 19.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (0.4%)

Lamar CISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

140 (9.2%)

Lamar CISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

498 (32.7%)

Lamar CISD: 42.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

3 (0.2%)

Lamar CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

488 (32.1%)

Lamar CISD: 26.9%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

55 (3.6%)

Lamar CISD: 3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

21.8%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

9.2%

Hispanic

32.7%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

32.1%

Two or more races

3.6%

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

33.5 %

Lamar CISD: 44.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

31.8 %

Lamar CISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

11.2 %

Lamar CISD: 15%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

33.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

31.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.2%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

11 %

Lamar CISD: 14.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

23.1 %

Lamar CISD: 27%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

13.2 %

Lamar CISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.4 %

Lamar CISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

11.0%

Career and technical

23.1%

Gifted and talented

13.2%

Special education

11.4%

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 2019-2020 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.

Overall

A

Lamar CISD: A

Student achievement

A

Lamar CISD: A

School progress

B

Lamar CISD: A

Closing the gaps

A

Lamar 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

83.4

African American

11.5 (13.8%)

Lamar CISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

1 (1.2%)

Lamar CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0.7 (0.8%)

Lamar CISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

14.5 (17.4%)

Lamar CISD: 19.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lamar CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

54.7 (65.6%)

Lamar CISD: 60.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (1.2%)

Lamar CISD: 0.8%

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 (0%)

Lamar CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

61.6 (73.8%)

Lamar CISD: 75.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

21.8 (26.2%)

Lamar CISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Lamar CISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

18.2

Lamar CISD: 16.4

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

10.5 years

Lamar CISD: 10.7 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

$61,157

Lamar CISD: $62,138

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$44,209

Lamar CISD: $53,405

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$57,553

Lamar CISD: $58,907

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$61,847

Lamar CISD: $61,306

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$63,595

Lamar CISD: $64,247

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$72,807

Lamar CISD: $70,013

Statewide: $65,449

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