Accountability rating

C

Progreso ISD: B

Total students

256

Avg. teacher experience

6.7 years

Progreso ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Progreso ISD: 87.9%

Statewide: 90%

Dorothy Thompson Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Progreso, TX, in the Progreso ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 256 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 68.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 50% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $46,352, which is $7,770 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

P O Box 610
Progreso, TX 78579-0610

Office phone number

(956) 565-6539

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Dorothy Thompson Middle 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

256

African American

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

253 (98.8%)

Progreso ISD: 99.3%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

3 (1.2%)

Progreso ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

98.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.2%

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

68.4 %

Progreso ISD: 68.7%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

100 %

Progreso ISD: 99.7%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

50.4 %

Progreso ISD: 55.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

68.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

100.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

50.4%

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

50 %

Progreso ISD: 54.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Progreso ISD: 28.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

20.3 %

Progreso ISD: 12.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9 %

Progreso ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

50.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

20.3%

Special education

9.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Progreso ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Progreso ISD: C

School progress

B

Progreso ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Progreso 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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

26

African American

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

24 (92.3%)

Progreso ISD: 96.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Progreso ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (7.7%)

Progreso ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Progreso 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%)

Progreso ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

20 (76.9%)

Progreso ISD: 77.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

6 (23.1%)

Progreso ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Progreso 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

9.8

Progreso ISD: 12.3

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

6.7 years

Progreso ISD: 9.9 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

$46,352

Progreso ISD: $47,980

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Progreso ISD: $42,000

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$43,942

Progreso ISD: $43,619

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$47,203

Progreso ISD: $47,363

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,448

Progreso ISD: $51,301

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

N/A

Progreso ISD: $54,846

Statewide: $62,039

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