Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

New Braunfels ISD: B

Total students

358

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

New Braunfels ISD: 12.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

New Braunfels ISD: 96.3%

Statewide: 90.3%

Lamar Elementary School is an elementary school in New Braunfels, TX, in the New Braunfels ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 358 students. 38.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.5% 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 B for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,998, which is $1,643 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

240 N Central Ave
New Braunfels, TX 78130-4214

Office phone number

(830) 627-6890

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Lamar Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

358

African American

1 (0.3%)

New Braunfels ISD: 2%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

New Braunfels ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

New Braunfels ISD: 1%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

167 (46.6%)

New Braunfels ISD: 47.6%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.6%)

New Braunfels ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

182 (50.8%)

New Braunfels ISD: 46.1%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

6 (1.7%)

New Braunfels ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0.3%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

46.6%

Pacific Islander

0.6%

White

50.8%

Two or more races

1.7%

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

38.3 %

New Braunfels ISD: 40%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

48.6 %

New Braunfels ISD: 40.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

2.5 %

New Braunfels ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

38.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

48.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.5%

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

2.5 %

New Braunfels ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

2.8 %

New Braunfels ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

15.4 %

New Braunfels ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

2.5%

Gifted and talented

2.8%

Special education

15.4%

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)

B

New Braunfels ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

New Braunfels ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

New Braunfels ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

New Braunfels 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 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

2.7 %

New Braunfels ISD: 6.1%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

New Braunfels ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

New Braunfels ISD: 16.9%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

New Braunfels ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4.1 %

New Braunfels ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

New Braunfels ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

1.6 %

New Braunfels ISD: 4.9%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

New Braunfels ISD: 7.1%

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

26.7

African American

0 (0%)

New Braunfels ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (3.7%)

New Braunfels ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

New Braunfels ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3.2 (12.2%)

New Braunfels ISD: 20.7%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

New Braunfels ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

22.4 (84.1%)

New Braunfels ISD: 75.9%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

New Braunfels ISD: 0.2%

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%)

New Braunfels ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

22.4 (84.1%)

New Braunfels ISD: 75.1%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

4.2 (15.9%)

New Braunfels ISD: 24.2%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

New Braunfels ISD: 0.2%

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

13.4

New Braunfels ISD: 16

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

12.2 years

New Braunfels 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

$55,998

New Braunfels ISD: $56,482

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

N/A

New Braunfels ISD: $49,960

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$52,207

New Braunfels ISD: $52,342

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$54,704

New Braunfels ISD: $55,578

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$56,521

New Braunfels ISD: $57,279

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$61,603

New Braunfels ISD: $61,793

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$65,093

New Braunfels ISD: $66,147

Statewide: $69,974

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