Accountability rating

C

Lubbock ISD: B

Total students

608

Avg. teacher experience

10.5 years

Lubbock ISD: 10.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 92.3%

Statewide: 90%

Irons Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Lubbock, TX, in the Lubbock ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 608 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 33.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $49,250, which is $4,872 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

5214 79th St
Lubbock, TX 79424

Office phone number

(806) 219-4000

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Irons 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

Ethnicity

Total students

608

African American

37 (6.1%)

Lubbock ISD: 13.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.3%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

11 (1.8%)

Lubbock ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

249 (41%)

Lubbock ISD: 59%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

291 (47.9%)

Lubbock ISD: 22.8%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

18 (3%)

Lubbock ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

6.1%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

1.8%

Hispanic

41.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

47.9%

Two or more races

3.0%

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

33.2 %

Lubbock ISD: 49.2%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

40 %

Lubbock ISD: 72.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

2.1 %

Lubbock ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

33.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

40.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.1%

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

2.1 %

Lubbock ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

53.8 %

Lubbock ISD: 30.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

6.6 %

Lubbock ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12 %

Lubbock ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

2.1%

Career and technical

53.8%

Gifted and talented

6.6%

Special education

12.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Lubbock ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Lubbock ISD: B

School progress

C

Lubbock ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

45.3

African American

2.2 (4.8%)

Lubbock ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

6.1 (13.3%)

Lubbock ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

1 (2.2%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

36.1 (79.7%)

Lubbock ISD: 72.4%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 2.2%

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: 1.4%

Bachelor's

34.3 (75.6%)

Lubbock ISD: 71.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

11.1 (24.4%)

Lubbock ISD: 26.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 1.1%

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

13.4

Lubbock ISD: 14

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

10.5 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

$49,250

Lubbock ISD: $48,262

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$45,266

Lubbock ISD: $40,154

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$45,410

Lubbock ISD: $44,758

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$46,117

Lubbock ISD: $46,799

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,124

Lubbock ISD: $50,330

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$59,734

Lubbock ISD: $57,860

Statewide: $62,039

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