Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

McAllen ISD: A

Total students

680

Avg. teacher experience

13 years

McAllen ISD: 13.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

McAllen ISD: 97.3%

Statewide: 90%

Brown Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Mcallen, TX, in the McAllen ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 680 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 82.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 64.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,377, which is $1,714 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

brown.mcallenisd.org

Address

2700 S Ware Rd
Mcallen, TX 78503-8456

Office phone number

(956) 632-8700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Brown Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 01.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

680

African American

1 (0.1%)

McAllen ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

McAllen ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

McAllen ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

674 (99.1%)

McAllen ISD: 93.1%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

McAllen ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4 (0.6%)

McAllen ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

1 (0.1%)

McAllen ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.1%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

99.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.6%

Two or more races

0.1%

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

82.8 %

McAllen ISD: 56.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

89 %

McAllen ISD: 71.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

64.4 %

McAllen ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

82.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

89.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

64.4%

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

64.3 %

McAllen ISD: 35.9%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

13.8 %

McAllen ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.3 %

McAllen ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.2 %

McAllen ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

64.3%

Career and technical

13.8%

Gifted and talented

4.3%

Special education

13.2%

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

McAllen ISD: A

Student achievement

C

McAllen ISD: B

School progress

B

McAllen ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

McAllen ISD: A

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

58.2

African American

1 (1.7%)

McAllen ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

McAllen ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

McAllen ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

49.2 (84.5%)

McAllen ISD: 85.9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

McAllen ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7 (12%)

McAllen ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (1.7%)

McAllen ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0.9 (1.6%)

McAllen ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

45.1 (77.5%)

McAllen ISD: 77.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11.5 (19.8%)

McAllen ISD: 21.9%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0.7 (1.2%)

McAllen ISD: 0.3%

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

11.7

McAllen ISD: 14.3

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

13 years

McAllen ISD: 13.5 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

$55,377

McAllen ISD: $56,812

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$36,872

McAllen ISD: $44,538

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$51,674

McAllen ISD: $51,371

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$53,804

McAllen ISD: $53,794

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,253

McAllen ISD: $57,670

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$67,087

McAllen ISD: $66,301

Statewide: $65,449

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