Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Leon ISD: B

Total students

315

Avg. teacher experience

20.4 years

Leon ISD: 18.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.4 %

Leon ISD: 97.4%

Statewide: 90.3%

Leon High School is a high school in Jewett, TX, in the Leon ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 315 students. 45.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 11.4% 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, 97.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average SAT score at Leon High School was 1013 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 20.6.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $59,315, which is $1,674 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 20.4 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

12168 Hwy 79 W
Jewett, TX 75846

Office phone number

(903) 626-1475

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Leon High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 06. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 06.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

315

African American

2 (0.6%)

Leon ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Leon ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

5 (1.6%)

Leon ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

115 (36.5%)

Leon ISD: 34.8%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

192 (61%)

Leon ISD: 61.4%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

1 (0.3%)

Leon ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

1.6%

Hispanic

36.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

61.0%

Two or more races

0.3%

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

45.1 %

Leon ISD: 35.1%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

51.7 %

Leon ISD: 57%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

11.4 %

Leon ISD: 15%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

45.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

51.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.4%

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

11.4 %

Leon ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

10.8 %

Leon ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

10.8 %

Leon ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

11.4%

Gifted and talented

10.8%

Special education

10.8%

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

Leon ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Leon ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Leon ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Leon 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.

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

97.4 %

Leon ISD: 97.4%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

90 %

Leon ISD: 90%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

100 %

Leon ISD: 100%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

90.0%

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 %

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

Masked

Leon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

Masked

Leon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

0 %

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0 %

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Leon ISD: 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

4.8 %

Leon ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Leon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3.2 %

Leon ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

5.5 %

Leon ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

14.3 %

Leon ISD: 11.1%

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 %

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 22%

African American

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

0 %

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

0 %

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

N/A

Leon ISD: 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

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

N/A

Leon ISD: N/A

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

N/A

Leon ISD: 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

1013

Leon ISD: 1013

Statewide: 1019

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

20.6

Leon ISD: 20.6

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

97.3 %

Leon ISD: 97.3%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

83.8 %

Leon ISD: 83.8%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

83.8 %

Leon ISD: 83.8%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

97.3%

Math

83.8%

Reading + Math

83.8%

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

30

African American

1 (3.3%)

Leon ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (3.3%)

Leon ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

28 (93.4%)

Leon ISD: 90.2%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Leon ISD: 1.6%

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%)

Leon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

18.2 (60.7%)

Leon ISD: 73.9%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

11.8 (39.3%)

Leon ISD: 26.1%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Leon ISD: 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

10.5

Leon ISD: 12.2

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

20.4 years

Leon ISD: 18.2 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

$59,315

Leon ISD: $55,867

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$43,790

Leon ISD: $43,286

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

N/A

Leon ISD: $39,145

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$45,755

Leon ISD: $45,134

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$59,873

Leon ISD: $56,880

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$62,055

Leon ISD: $61,963

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$67,423

Leon ISD: $67,391

Statewide: $69,974

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