Accountability rating

F

Linden-Kildare CISD: C

Total students

140

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Linden-Kildare CISD: 15 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Linden-Kildare CISD: 96.4%

Statewide: 90%

Mae Luster Stephens Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Linden, TX, in the Linden-Kildare CISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 140 students. The school received an accountability rating of F. 51.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $43,575, which is $10,547 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

lkcisd.net

Address

205 Kildare Rd
Linden, TX 75563

Office phone number

(903) 756-5381

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Mae Luster Stephens Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 08. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 08.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

140

African American

22 (15.7%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 18.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.7%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.7%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

8 (5.7%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

101 (72.1%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 67.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

7 (5%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

15.7%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

0.7%

Hispanic

5.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

72.1%

Two or more races

5.0%

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

51.4 %

Linden-Kildare CISD: 39.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

67.1 %

Linden-Kildare CISD: 72.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

4.3 %

Linden-Kildare CISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

51.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

67.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.3%

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

4.3 %

Linden-Kildare CISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

25.7 %

Linden-Kildare CISD: 35.2%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

7.9 %

Linden-Kildare CISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.7 %

Linden-Kildare CISD: 10%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

4.3%

Career and technical

25.7%

Gifted and talented

7.9%

Special education

10.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

F

Linden-Kildare CISD: C

Student achievement

D

Linden-Kildare CISD: C

School progress

D

Linden-Kildare CISD: C

Closing the gaps

F

Linden-Kildare CISD: D

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

12.6

African American

1 (8%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

11.6 (92%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 95.2%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 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 (0%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

9 (71.2%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 74.6%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3.6 (28.8%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 23.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Linden-Kildare CISD: 0%

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

11.1

Linden-Kildare CISD: 10.9

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

11.9 years

Linden-Kildare CISD: 15 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

$43,575

Linden-Kildare CISD: $43,058

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Linden-Kildare CISD: $31,625

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$37,248

Linden-Kildare CISD: $30,911

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$42,969

Linden-Kildare CISD: $41,132

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$45,614

Linden-Kildare CISD: $44,885

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$53,109

Linden-Kildare CISD: $49,945

Statewide: $62,039

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