Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Magnolia ISD: B

Total students

1,015

Avg. teacher experience

10.6 years

Magnolia ISD: 10.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Magnolia ISD: 94.2%

Statewide: 90%

Bear Branch Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Magnolia, TX, in the Magnolia ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 1,015 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 44% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 12% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $57,539, which is $448 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

bbjh.magnoliaisd.org

Address

P O Box 606
Magnolia, TX 77353-0606

Office phone number

(281) 356-6088

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bear Branch Junior High 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 22.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 06.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,015

African American

39 (3.8%)

Magnolia ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

5 (0.5%)

Magnolia ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

10 (1%)

Magnolia ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

334 (32.9%)

Magnolia ISD: 37%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Magnolia ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

597 (58.8%)

Magnolia ISD: 56.8%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

30 (3%)

Magnolia ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

3.8%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

1.0%

Hispanic

32.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

58.8%

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

44 %

Magnolia ISD: 42.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

33.8 %

Magnolia ISD: 46.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

13.7 %

Magnolia ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

44.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

33.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

13.7%

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

12 %

Magnolia ISD: 15.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

62.2 %

Magnolia ISD: 30.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

7.5 %

Magnolia ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.2 %

Magnolia ISD: 11%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

12.0%

Career and technical

62.2%

Gifted and talented

7.5%

Special education

9.2%

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

B

Magnolia ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Magnolia ISD: B

School progress

B

Magnolia ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Magnolia 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).

Total teacher FTEs

61.8

African American

2 (3.2%)

Magnolia ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Magnolia ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Magnolia ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.9 (4.6%)

Magnolia ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Magnolia ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

57 (92.1%)

Magnolia ISD: 86.1%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Magnolia ISD: 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%)

Magnolia ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

47.5 (76.8%)

Magnolia ISD: 76.6%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

13.3 (21.6%)

Magnolia ISD: 21.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

1 (1.6%)

Magnolia ISD: 0.8%

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

16.4

Magnolia ISD: 15.5

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

10.6 years

Magnolia ISD: 10.9 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

$57,539

Magnolia ISD: $58,823

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$48,991

Magnolia ISD: $52,630

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$55,934

Magnolia ISD: $55,105

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$56,662

Magnolia ISD: $56,797

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,570

Magnolia ISD: $60,936

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$66,461

Magnolia ISD: $67,357

Statewide: $65,449

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