Accountability rating

Met standard

San Marcos CISD: C

Total students

782

Avg. teacher experience

8.6 years

San Marcos CISD: 10.4 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

San Marcos CISD: 87.8%

Statewide: 89.7%

Miller Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in San Marcos, TX, in the San Marcos CISD school district. As of the 2017-2018 school year, it had 782 students. The school received an accountability rating of Met standard. 45.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 6.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $49,717, which is $3,617 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

smcisd.net

Address

P O Box 1087
San Marcos, TX 78667-1087

Office phone number

(512) 393-6660

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Miller 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

782

African American

50 (6.4%)

San Marcos CISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.1%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 4.4%

Hispanic

462 (59.1%)

San Marcos CISD: 71.9%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.3%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

256 (32.7%)

San Marcos CISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

9 (1.2%)

San Marcos CISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

6.4%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

59.1%

Pacific Islander

0.3%

White

32.7%

Two or more races

1.2%

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

45.1 %

San Marcos CISD: 49.6%

Statewide: 50.8%

Economically disadvantaged

63.2 %

San Marcos CISD: 68.6%

Statewide: 58.8%

Limited English proficiency

6.9 %

San Marcos CISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 18.8%

At-risk students

45.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

63.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

6.9%

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

6.3 %

San Marcos CISD: 9.8%

Statewide: 18.9%

Career and Technical

22.3 %

San Marcos CISD: 27.8%

Statewide: 25.8%

Gifted and Talented

14.3 %

San Marcos CISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 7.9%

Special Education

18.4 %

San Marcos CISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 9.1%

Bilingual/ESL

6.3%

Career and technical

22.3%

Gifted and talented

14.3%

Special education

18.4%

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

San Marcos CISD: C

Student achievement

N/A

San Marcos CISD: C

School progress

N/A

San Marcos CISD: C

Closing the gaps

N/A

San Marcos CISD: D

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

55.7

African American

2 (3.6%)

San Marcos CISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 10.4%

American Indian

2 (3.6%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.6%

Hispanic

15.9 (28.5%)

San Marcos CISD: 31.5%

Statewide: 27.2%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

34.8 (62.5%)

San Marcos CISD: 63.3%

Statewide: 58.9%

Two or more races

1 (1.8%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

44.9 (80.6%)

San Marcos CISD: 72.5%

Statewide: 74.1%

Master's

10.2 (18.3%)

San Marcos CISD: 26.3%

Statewide: 23.8%

Doctorate

0.7 (1.2%)

San Marcos CISD: 0.9%

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

14

San Marcos CISD: 14.6

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

8.6 years

San Marcos CISD: 10.4 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

$49,717

San Marcos CISD: $50,862

Statewide: $53,334

Beginner

$48,000

San Marcos CISD: $48,260

Statewide: $47,667

1 to 5 years

$47,134

San Marcos CISD: $47,928

Statewide: $49,663

6 to 10 years

$49,600

San Marcos CISD: $48,721

Statewide: $52,056

11 to 20 years

$51,605

San Marcos CISD: $52,020

Statewide: $55,246

20+ years

$57,885

San Marcos CISD: $59,773

Statewide: $61,428

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