Accountability rating

B

Northwest ISD: A

Total students

1,177

Avg. teacher experience

9.5 years

Northwest ISD: 10.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Northwest ISD: 95%

Statewide: 90%

Leo Adams Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Fort Worth, TX, in the Northwest ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,177 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 25.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $58,054, which is $3,932 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

adams.nisdtx.org

Address

P O Box 77070
Fort Worth, TX 76177-0070

Office phone number

(817) 541-8000

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Leo Adams Middle School 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 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,177

African American

163 (13.8%)

Northwest ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

8 (0.7%)

Northwest ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

56 (4.8%)

Northwest ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

299 (25.4%)

Northwest ISD: 21.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Northwest ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

627 (53.3%)

Northwest ISD: 62.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

23 (2%)

Northwest ISD: 2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

13.8%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

4.8%

Hispanic

25.4%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

53.3%

Two or more races

2.0%

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

25.6 %

Northwest ISD: 26.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

20.4 %

Northwest ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

3.4 %

Northwest ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

25.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

20.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.4%

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

3.4 %

Northwest ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Northwest ISD: 21.2%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

12.1 %

Northwest ISD: 10.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.5 %

Northwest ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

3.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

12.1%

Special education

10.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Northwest ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Northwest ISD: A

School progress

D

Northwest ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Northwest ISD: A

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

71.6

African American

3 (4.2%)

Northwest ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Northwest ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1.4%)

Northwest ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

9.8 (13.7%)

Northwest ISD: 7.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Northwest ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

56.8 (79.3%)

Northwest ISD: 88%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (1.4%)

Northwest 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%)

Northwest ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

50.1 (70.1%)

Northwest ISD: 71%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

20.4 (28.5%)

Northwest ISD: 28.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (1.4%)

Northwest 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 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

16.4

Northwest ISD: 15.1

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

9.5 years

Northwest ISD: 10.8 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

$58,054

Northwest ISD: $58,822

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$54,150

Northwest ISD: $55,006

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$55,157

Northwest ISD: $55,329

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$57,273

Northwest ISD: $57,349

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$60,479

Northwest ISD: $60,617

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$66,142

Northwest ISD: $67,170

Statewide: $62,039

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