Total students

792

Students per teacher

12.4

Pflugerville ISD: 14.1

Statewide: 15.1

Avg. teacher experience

9.1 years

Pflugerville ISD: 10.7 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Pflugerville ISD: 97.3%

Statewide: 89.1%

Dessau Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Austin, TX, in the Pflugerville ISD school district. As of the 2016-2017 school year, it had 792 students. The school received an accountability rating of “met standard.” 71.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 35.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $49,353, which is $3,172 less than the state average.

Contact information

Address

12900 Dessau Rd
Austin, TX 78754

Office phone number

(512) 594-2600

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Dessau Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2006 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.5 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

792

African American

151 (19.1%)

Pflugerville ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.1%)

Pflugerville ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

90 (11.4%)

Pflugerville ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 4.2%

Hispanic

495 (62.5%)

Pflugerville ISD: 48.6%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Pflugerville ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

45 (5.7%)

Pflugerville ISD: 23%

Statewide: 28.1%

Two or more races

9 (1.1%)

Pflugerville ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 2.2%

African American

19.1%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

11.4%

Hispanic

62.5%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

5.7%

Two or more races

1.1%

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

71.3 %

Pflugerville ISD: 50.5%

Statewide: 50.3%

Economically disadvantaged

75.5 %

Pflugerville ISD: 48.4%

Statewide: 59%

Limited English proficiency

36.2 %

Pflugerville ISD: 21.8%

Statewide: 18.9%

At-risk students

71.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

75.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

36.2%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2016-2017 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

35.7 %

Pflugerville ISD: 21.9%

Statewide: 18.8%

Career and Technical

16.8 %

Pflugerville ISD: 25.8%

Statewide: 25%

Gifted and Talented

7.4 %

Pflugerville ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 7.8%

Special Education

12.6 %

Pflugerville ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 8.8%

Bilingual/ESL

35.7%

Career and technical

16.8%

Gifted and talented

7.4%

Special education

12.6%

Academics

Accountability rating

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state’s academic accountability system. Possible ratings are as follows: Met standard, Met alternative standard, Improvement required, Not rated and Not rated: Data integrity issues.

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2017 Accountability Manual.

Accountability rating

Met standard

Pflugerville ISD: Met standard

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

64

African American

10.3 (16.1%)

Pflugerville ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 10.2%

American Indian

1 (1.6%)

Pflugerville ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0.4 (0.6%)

Pflugerville ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.5%

Hispanic

12 (18.8%)

Pflugerville ISD: 23.7%

Statewide: 26.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Pflugerville ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

36.3 (56.6%)

Pflugerville ISD: 64.4%

Statewide: 59.8%

Two or more races

4 (6.2%)

Pflugerville ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

1 (1.6%)

Pflugerville ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

51.7 (80.8%)

Pflugerville ISD: 72.4%

Statewide: 74.5%

Master's

9.3 (14.5%)

Pflugerville ISD: 26%

Statewide: 23.6%

Doctorate

2 (3.1%)

Pflugerville ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.6%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2016-2017.

Students per teacher

12.4

Pflugerville ISD: 14.1

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2016-2017 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

9.1 years

Pflugerville ISD: 10.7 years

Statewide: 10.9 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

$49,353

Pflugerville ISD: $50,223

Statewide: $52,525

Beginner

$45,077

Pflugerville ISD: $45,886

Statewide: $46,199

1 to 5 years

$46,044

Pflugerville ISD: $46,316

Statewide: $48,779

6 to 10 years

$47,629

Pflugerville ISD: $48,508

Statewide: $51,184

11 to 20 years

$53,536

Pflugerville ISD: $51,913

Statewide: $54,396

20+ years

$59,063

Pflugerville ISD: $59,174

Statewide: $60,913

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