Accountability rating

B

Point Isabel ISD: B

Total students

700

Avg. teacher experience

15.4 years

Point Isabel ISD: 12.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

91.4 %

Point Isabel ISD: 91.4%

Statewide: 90%

Port Isabel High School is a high school in Port Isabel, TX, in the Point Isabel ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 700 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 85.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 15.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $56,110, which is $1,988 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Port Isabel High School was 969. The average ACT score was 15.9. In the Class of 2018, 91.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.5%.

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Contact information

Address

101 Port Rd
Port Isabel, TX 78578-2433

Office phone number

(956) 943-0030

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Port Isabel High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 01.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

700

African American

0 (0%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.3%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.4%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

637 (91%)

Point Isabel ISD: 92.1%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

58 (8.3%)

Point Isabel ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

91.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

8.3%

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

85.7 %

Point Isabel ISD: 85.6%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

80.7 %

Point Isabel ISD: 86.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

18.1 %

Point Isabel ISD: 37.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

85.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

80.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

18.1%

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

15.9 %

Point Isabel ISD: 35%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

81.4 %

Point Isabel ISD: 27.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

6.4 %

Point Isabel ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.4 %

Point Isabel ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

15.9%

Career and technical

81.4%

Gifted and talented

6.4%

Special education

9.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Point Isabel ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Point Isabel ISD: B

School progress

B

Point Isabel ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Point Isabel 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

91.4 %

Point Isabel ISD: 91.4%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Point Isabel ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

91.8 %

Point Isabel ISD: 91.8%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

85.7 %

Point Isabel ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

91.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

85.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.5 %

Point Isabel ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Point Isabel ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

Masked

Point Isabel ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Point Isabel ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0.5 %

Point Isabel ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

1.5 %

Point Isabel ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

34.2 %

Point Isabel ISD: 34.2%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

Masked

Point Isabel ISD: Masked

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Point Isabel ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Point Isabel ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

34.2 %

Point Isabel ISD: 34.2%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

35.7 %

Point Isabel ISD: 35.7%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

33 %

Point Isabel ISD: 33%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

Masked

Point Isabel ISD: Masked

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

30.5 %

Point Isabel ISD: 30.5%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

50 %

Point Isabel ISD: 50%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Point Isabel ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

969

Point Isabel ISD: 969

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

15.9

Point Isabel ISD: 15.9

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

87.3 %

Point Isabel ISD: 87.3%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

73.3 %

Point Isabel ISD: 73.3%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

70 %

Point Isabel ISD: 70%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

87.3%

Math

73.3%

Reading + Math

70.0%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

47.9

African American

0 (0%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

30.1 (62.8%)

Point Isabel ISD: 74.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17.8 (37.2%)

Point Isabel ISD: 25.1%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Point Isabel 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

1 (2.1%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

32.3 (67.5%)

Point Isabel ISD: 74.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

13.6 (28.3%)

Point Isabel ISD: 23.7%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (2.1%)

Point Isabel ISD: 0.7%

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

14.6

Point Isabel ISD: 16.1

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

15.4 years

Point Isabel ISD: 12.8 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

$56,110

Point Isabel ISD: $53,581

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$48,400

Point Isabel ISD: $48,939

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$48,779

Point Isabel ISD: $49,028

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$49,982

Point Isabel ISD: $49,897

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$56,470

Point Isabel ISD: $53,578

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$63,853

Point Isabel ISD: $62,169

Statewide: $62,039

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