Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Lubbock ISD: B

Total students

625

Avg. teacher experience

7.7 years

Lubbock ISD: 10.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 91.6%

Statewide: 90%

Atkins Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Lubbock, TX, in the Lubbock ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 625 students. 57.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C 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 $48,781, which is $8,310 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

5401 Ave U
Lubbock, TX 79412

Office phone number

(806) 219-3000

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Atkins Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 17. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 17.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

625

African American

108 (17.3%)

Lubbock ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.3%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Lubbock ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

442 (70.7%)

Lubbock ISD: 59.4%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

59 (9.4%)

Lubbock ISD: 22.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

12 (1.9%)

Lubbock ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

17.3%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

70.7%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

9.4%

Two or more races

1.9%

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

57.9 %

Lubbock ISD: 46%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

87.4 %

Lubbock ISD: 71.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

10.2 %

Lubbock ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

57.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

87.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.2%

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

10.2 %

Lubbock ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

24 %

Lubbock ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.5 %

Lubbock ISD: 8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

18.2 %

Lubbock ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

10.2%

Career and technical

24.0%

Gifted and talented

3.5%

Special education

18.2%

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

C

Lubbock ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Lubbock ISD: B

School progress

C

Lubbock ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Lubbock ISD: 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

49

African American

1 (2%)

Lubbock ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

11.8 (24%)

Lubbock ISD: 21.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

33.2 (67.8%)

Lubbock ISD: 71.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

3 (6.1%)

Lubbock ISD: 2.3%

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%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

37.2 (75.9%)

Lubbock ISD: 71.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11.8 (24.1%)

Lubbock ISD: 27.3%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 1%

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

12.8

Lubbock ISD: 13.9

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

7.7 years

Lubbock ISD: 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

$48,781

Lubbock ISD: $51,086

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$40,052

Lubbock ISD: $42,673

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$46,463

Lubbock ISD: $47,429

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$49,724

Lubbock ISD: $49,794

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,291

Lubbock ISD: $53,187

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$57,828

Lubbock ISD: $60,638

Statewide: $65,449

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