Accountability rating

B

Midland ISD: C

Total students

479

Avg. teacher experience

11.4 years

Midland ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Midland ISD: 90.4%

Statewide: 90%

Bush Elementary School is an elementary school in Midland, TX, in the Midland ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 479 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 37.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,962, which is $160 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.midlandisd.net

Address

5001 Preston Dr
Midland, TX 79707-5128

Office phone number

(432) 240-6300

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bush Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 18. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 18.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

479

African American

43 (9%)

Midland ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Midland ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

54 (11.3%)

Midland ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

204 (42.6%)

Midland ISD: 62.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Midland ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

167 (34.9%)

Midland ISD: 24.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

9 (1.9%)

Midland ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

9.0%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

11.3%

Hispanic

42.6%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

34.9%

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

37.4 %

Midland ISD: 50.2%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

51.1 %

Midland ISD: 47.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

11.3 %

Midland ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

37.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

51.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.3%

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

10.9 %

Midland ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Midland ISD: 25.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Midland ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

15.9 %

Midland ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

10.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

15.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Midland ISD: C

Student achievement

B

Midland ISD: C

School progress

B

Midland ISD: C

Closing the gaps

A

Midland ISD: C

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

33.2

African American

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

6.3 (19%)

Midland ISD: 28.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

26.9 (81%)

Midland ISD: 64.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.7%

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 (2.9%)

Midland ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

23 (69.4%)

Midland ISD: 76.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

9.2 (27.8%)

Midland ISD: 22.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.5%

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

14.4

Midland ISD: 16.7

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

11.4 years

Midland ISD: 11.5 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

$53,962

Midland ISD: $54,037

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$46,187

Midland ISD: $44,416

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$51,085

Midland ISD: $51,600

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$52,442

Midland ISD: $53,242

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$56,726

Midland ISD: $56,707

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$61,092

Midland ISD: $62,495

Statewide: $62,039

Latest public education stories in The Texas Tribune