Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Olton ISD: B

Total students

126

Avg. teacher experience

14.2 years

Olton ISD: 14.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Olton ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 90%

Olton Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Olton, TX, in the Olton ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 126 students. 50% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 23% 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 $48,787, which is $8,304 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 14.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.oltonisd.net

Address

P O Box 509
Olton, TX 79064-0509

Office phone number

(806) 285-2681

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Olton Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 17. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 17.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

126

African American

2 (1.6%)

Olton ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

105 (83.3%)

Olton ISD: 76.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

19 (15.1%)

Olton ISD: 22.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

83.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

15.1%

Two or more races

N/A

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

50 %

Olton ISD: 42.2%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

85.7 %

Olton ISD: 72.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

23 %

Olton ISD: 16.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

50.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

85.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

23.0%

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

23 %

Olton ISD: 16.5%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

19 %

Olton ISD: 32.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

7.9 %

Olton ISD: 6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.7 %

Olton ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

23.0%

Career and technical

19.0%

Gifted and talented

7.9%

Special education

8.7%

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

Olton ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Olton ISD: A

School progress

B

Olton ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Olton 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

9.7

African American

0.2 (2.5%)

Olton ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.7 (6.8%)

Olton ISD: 20.4%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

8.8 (90.7%)

Olton ISD: 77.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0%

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%)

Olton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

8.7 (89.8%)

Olton ISD: 83.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

1 (10.2%)

Olton ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Olton ISD: 0%

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

13

Olton ISD: 11.2

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

14.2 years

Olton ISD: 14.8 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

$48,787

Olton ISD: $48,501

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Olton ISD: N/A

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$40,962

Olton ISD: $37,633

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$45,668

Olton ISD: $43,984

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$50,858

Olton ISD: $52,667

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$56,396

Olton ISD: $56,966

Statewide: $65,449

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