Accountability rating

Met standard

Refugio ISD: Not rated (Harvey provision)

Total students

111

Avg. teacher experience

14.3 years

Refugio ISD: 14.6 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Refugio ISD: 95.5%

Statewide: 89.7%

Refugio Junior High School is a middle school or junior high school in Refugio, TX, in the Refugio ISD school district. As of the 2017-2018 school year, it had 111 students. The school received an accountability rating of Met standard. 62.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $43,444, which is $9,890 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.refugioisd.net

Address

212 W Vance St
Refugio, TX 78377

Office phone number

(361) 526-5400

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Refugio Junior High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 03. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 03.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

111

African American

6 (5.4%)

Refugio ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 4.4%

Hispanic

78 (70.3%)

Refugio ISD: 65.4%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

26 (23.4%)

Refugio ISD: 22.1%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

1 (0.9%)

Refugio ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

5.4%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

70.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

23.4%

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

62.2 %

Refugio ISD: 57.1%

Statewide: 50.8%

Economically disadvantaged

62.2 %

Refugio ISD: 71%

Statewide: 58.8%

Limited English proficiency

1.8 %

Refugio ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 18.8%

At-risk students

62.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

62.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.8%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2017-2018 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

1.8 %

Refugio ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 18.9%

Career and Technical

52.3 %

Refugio ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 25.8%

Gifted and Talented

3.6 %

Refugio ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 7.9%

Special Education

11.7 %

Refugio ISD: 9%

Statewide: 9.1%

Bilingual/ESL

1.8%

Career and technical

52.3%

Gifted and talented

3.6%

Special education

11.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system. In 2017-18, Texas gave school districts with more than one campus a letter grade from A to F. The state did not give grades to campuses and instead gave them ratings based on the previous system, such as "met standard" or "improvement required." Some districts did not receive ratings for a variety of reasons, including being impacted by Hurricane Harvey, being annexed by another district, or having compromised data.

Overall

Met standard

Refugio ISD: Not rated (Harvey provision)

Student achievement

N/A

Refugio ISD: B

School progress

N/A

Refugio ISD: B

Closing the gaps

N/A

Refugio 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 2018 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

10.3

African American

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 10.4%

American Indian

1 (9.7%)

Refugio ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

Hispanic

4.2 (40.6%)

Refugio ISD: 29.8%

Statewide: 27.2%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

5.1 (49.8%)

Refugio ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 58.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Refugio 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%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

8.1 (78.3%)

Refugio ISD: 82.2%

Statewide: 74.1%

Master's

2.2 (21.7%)

Refugio ISD: 17.8%

Statewide: 23.8%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2017-2018.

Students per teacher

10.8

Refugio ISD: 11.8

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2017-2018 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

14.3 years

Refugio ISD: 14.6 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

$43,444

Refugio ISD: $43,935

Statewide: $53,334

Beginner

N/A

Refugio ISD: N/A

Statewide: $47,667

1 to 5 years

$33,923

Refugio ISD: $34,345

Statewide: $49,663

6 to 10 years

$41,685

Refugio ISD: $40,302

Statewide: $52,056

11 to 20 years

$46,923

Refugio ISD: $48,255

Statewide: $55,246

20+ years

$51,439

Refugio ISD: $51,486

Statewide: $61,428

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