Accountability rating

B

Panhandle ISD: A

Total students

157

Avg. teacher experience

13.3 years

Panhandle ISD: 15.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Panhandle ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Panhandle Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Panhandle, TX, in the Panhandle ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 157 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 33.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $44,078, which is $10,044 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

panhandleisd.net

Address

P O Box 1030
Panhandle, TX 79068-1030

Office phone number

(806) 537-3541

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Panhandle Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 16. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 16.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

157

African American

1 (0.6%)

Panhandle ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (1.3%)

Panhandle ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Panhandle ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

22 (14%)

Panhandle ISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Panhandle ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

132 (84.1%)

Panhandle ISD: 86.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Panhandle ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

0.6%

American Indian

1.3%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

14.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

84.1%

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

33.1 %

Panhandle ISD: 31.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

24.2 %

Panhandle ISD: 26.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0.6 %

Panhandle ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

33.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

24.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.6%

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

0.6 %

Panhandle ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

13.4 %

Panhandle ISD: 33.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

14 %

Panhandle ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.1 %

Panhandle ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

0.6%

Career and technical

13.4%

Gifted and talented

14.0%

Special education

12.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Panhandle ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Panhandle ISD: A

School progress

C

Panhandle ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Panhandle 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

13.3

African American

0 (0%)

Panhandle ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Panhandle ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Panhandle ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2 (15%)

Panhandle ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Panhandle ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

11.3 (85%)

Panhandle ISD: 94.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Panhandle 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%)

Panhandle ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

10.5 (79.3%)

Panhandle ISD: 83.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

2.8 (20.7%)

Panhandle ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Panhandle ISD: 0%

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

11.8

Panhandle ISD: 12.1

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

13.3 years

Panhandle ISD: 15.6 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

$44,078

Panhandle ISD: $47,842

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$35,500

Panhandle ISD: $35,500

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$37,121

Panhandle ISD: $38,417

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$40,149

Panhandle ISD: $40,400

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$46,866

Panhandle ISD: $47,883

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$53,030

Panhandle ISD: $55,155

Statewide: $62,039

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