Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Midland ISD: C

Total students

531

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Midland ISD: 11.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Midland ISD: 89.7%

Statewide: 90%

Bush Elementary School is an elementary school in Midland, TX, in the Midland ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 531 students. 37.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 13.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of B 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 $59,286, which is $2,195 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.midlandisd.net

Address

5001 Preston Dr
Midland, TX 79707-5128

Office phone number

(432) 240-6300

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bush Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 18. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

531

African American

56 (10.5%)

Midland ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.4%)

Midland ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

69 (13%)

Midland ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

229 (43.1%)

Midland ISD: 63.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.4%)

Midland ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

155 (29.2%)

Midland ISD: 23.8%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

18 (3.4%)

Midland ISD: 2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

10.5%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

13.0%

Hispanic

43.1%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

29.2%

Two or more races

3.4%

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

37.9 %

Midland ISD: 52.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

46.9 %

Midland ISD: 44.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

13.7 %

Midland ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

37.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

46.9%

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

13.4 %

Midland ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Midland ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Midland ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

15.3 %

Midland ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

13.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

15.3%

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

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 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

32.9

African American

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

8.2 (25%)

Midland ISD: 29.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

24.7 (75%)

Midland ISD: 63.2%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Midland ISD: 0.9%

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%)

Midland ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

22.5 (68.3%)

Midland ISD: 76.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

10.4 (31.7%)

Midland ISD: 23.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

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 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

16.1

Midland ISD: 17.8

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

12.2 years

Midland ISD: 11.4 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

$59,286

Midland ISD: $59,001

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Midland ISD: $53,659

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$55,057

Midland ISD: $55,221

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$56,950

Midland ISD: $57,869

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$60,820

Midland ISD: $61,110

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$67,127

Midland ISD: $67,363

Statewide: $65,449

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