Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Mineral Wells ISD: B

Total students

506

Avg. teacher experience

11.7 years

Mineral Wells ISD: 12.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Mineral Wells ISD: 98.1%

Statewide: 90.3%

Mineral Wells Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Mineral Wells, TX, in the Mineral Wells ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 506 students. 62.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of C for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $57,413, which is $228 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.mwisd.net

Address

1301 S E 14th Ave
Mineral Wells, TX 76067-8445

Office phone number

(940) 325-0711

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Mineral Wells Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

506

African American

16 (3.2%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (0.6%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

217 (42.9%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 41.5%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

257 (50.8%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 51.1%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

13 (2.6%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

3.2%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

42.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

50.8%

Two or more races

2.6%

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

62.3 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 65.6%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

80.6 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 80.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

8.5 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 13%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

62.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

80.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

8.5%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

7.1 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

5.5 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

10.1 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

7.1%

Gifted and talented

5.5%

Special education

10.1%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

C

Mineral Wells ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Mineral Wells ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

C

Mineral Wells ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

D

Mineral Wells 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

5.7 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Mineral Wells ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

31.6 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Mineral Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3.5 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Mineral Wells ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

5.2 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

13.6 %

Mineral Wells ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

38.3

African American

1.9 (5.1%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (2.5%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (2.5%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 7.9%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

34.5 (89.8%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 87%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

33.8 (88.1%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 80.1%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

4.6 (11.9%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 18.2%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Mineral Wells ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

13.2

Mineral Wells ISD: 13.4

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

11.7 years

Mineral Wells ISD: 12.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$57,413

Mineral Wells ISD: $58,837

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$40,640

Mineral Wells ISD: $44,494

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$48,576

Mineral Wells ISD: $49,608

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$56,524

Mineral Wells ISD: $56,508

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$65,956

Mineral Wells ISD: $64,806

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$74,059

Mineral Wells ISD: $71,096

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$74,462

Mineral Wells ISD: $75,034

Statewide: $69,974

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