Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Pasadena ISD: B

Total students

587

Avg. teacher experience

11 years

Pasadena ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Pasadena ISD: 90.5%

Statewide: 90.3%

Laura Welch Bush Elementary School is an elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Pasadena ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 587 students. 55.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 47% 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 $60,404, which is $2,763 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 11 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

9100 Blackhawk Blvd
Houston, TX 77075

Office phone number

(713) 740-4126

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Laura Welch Bush Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

587

African American

41 (7%)

Pasadena ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Pasadena ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

56 (9.5%)

Pasadena ISD: 3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

440 (75%)

Pasadena ISD: 83.2%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

4 (0.7%)

Pasadena ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

41 (7%)

Pasadena ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

5 (0.9%)

Pasadena ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

7.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

9.5%

Hispanic

75.0%

Pacific Islander

0.7%

White

7.0%

Two or more races

0.9%

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

55.9 %

Pasadena ISD: 58.7%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

69.3 %

Pasadena ISD: 83.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

35.8 %

Pasadena ISD: 30%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

55.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

69.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

35.8%

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

47 %

Pasadena ISD: 28.1%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

8 %

Pasadena ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

11.8 %

Pasadena ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

47.0%

Gifted and talented

8.0%

Special education

11.8%

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

Pasadena ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Pasadena ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Pasadena ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Pasadena 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 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

1.7 %

Pasadena ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Pasadena ISD: 20.3%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

4.8 %

Pasadena ISD: 13.5%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

2.8 %

Pasadena ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.8 %

Pasadena ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

0 %

Pasadena ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

2.8 %

Pasadena ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Pasadena ISD: 12.3%

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

48.8

African American

3 (6.1%)

Pasadena ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Pasadena ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1.9 (3.8%)

Pasadena ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

28.2 (57.7%)

Pasadena ISD: 38%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Pasadena ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14.8 (30.3%)

Pasadena ISD: 48%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

1 (2%)

Pasadena ISD: 1%

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%)

Pasadena ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

37.4 (76.6%)

Pasadena ISD: 75.9%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

11.4 (23.4%)

Pasadena ISD: 22.3%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Pasadena ISD: 1%

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

12

Pasadena ISD: 13.5

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

11 years

Pasadena ISD: 10.2 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

$60,404

Pasadena ISD: $60,082

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$56,130

Pasadena ISD: $55,684

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$56,785

Pasadena ISD: $57,669

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$60,245

Pasadena ISD: $60,361

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$61,630

Pasadena ISD: $61,264

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$67,298

Pasadena ISD: $63,893

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Pasadena ISD: $69,126

Statewide: $69,974

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