Accountability rating

B

Northside ISD: B

Total students

1,517

Avg. teacher experience

9.4 years

Northside ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Northside ISD: 94.7%

Statewide: 90%

Folks Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in San Antonio, TX, in the Northside ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,517 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 33.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $57,016, which is $2,894 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

9855 Swayback Ranch
San Antonio, TX 78254

Office phone number

(210) 398-1600

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Folks Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 20. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 20.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,517

African American

115 (7.6%)

Northside ISD: 6.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

5 (0.3%)

Northside ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

41 (2.7%)

Northside ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

914 (60.3%)

Northside ISD: 68%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

5 (0.3%)

Northside ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

367 (24.2%)

Northside ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

70 (4.6%)

Northside ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

7.6%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

2.7%

Hispanic

60.3%

Pacific Islander

0.3%

White

24.2%

Two or more races

4.6%

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

33.8 %

Northside ISD: 47.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

27.6 %

Northside ISD: 49.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

3.8 %

Northside ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

33.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

27.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.8%

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

2.6 %

Northside ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

23 %

Northside ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

9.6 %

Northside ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.8 %

Northside ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

2.6%

Career and technical

23.0%

Gifted and talented

9.6%

Special education

8.8%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Northside ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Northside ISD: B

School progress

C

Northside ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Northside 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

84

African American

0 (0%)

Northside ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Northside ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1.1%)

Northside ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

33.5 (39.8%)

Northside ISD: 47.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Northside ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

49.6 (59%)

Northside ISD: 47%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Northside ISD: 1.1%

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%)

Northside ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

63.4 (75.4%)

Northside ISD: 65.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

19.6 (23.4%)

Northside ISD: 33.5%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (1.2%)

Northside ISD: 0.7%

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

18.1

Northside ISD: 15.2

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

9.4 years

Northside 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

$57,016

Northside ISD: $57,685

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$53,480

Northside ISD: $54,132

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$55,004

Northside ISD: $54,772

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$56,091

Northside ISD: $56,044

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$58,406

Northside ISD: $58,471

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$62,686

Northside ISD: $63,861

Statewide: $62,039

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