Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Seguin ISD: C

Total students

72

Avg. teacher experience

20.3 years

Seguin ISD: 10 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

72.7 %

Seguin ISD: 89.9%

Statewide: 90%

Mercer & Blumberg Learning Center is a high school in Seguin, TX, in the Seguin ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 72 students. 83.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 6.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

In the Class of 2019, 72.7% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.9% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Mercer & Blumberg Learning Center was 824 for 2018-2019 graduates.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $60,241, which is $3,150 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 20.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.seguin.k12.tx.us

Address

118 N Bowie St
Seguin, TX 78155

Office phone number

(830) 401-8690

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Mercer & Blumberg Learning Center are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 20. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 20.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

72

African American

5 (6.9%)

Seguin ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

52 (72.2%)

Seguin ISD: 70.7%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14 (19.4%)

Seguin ISD: 23%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

1 (1.4%)

Seguin ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

6.9%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

72.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

19.4%

Two or more races

1.4%

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

83.3 %

Seguin ISD: 57.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

70.8 %

Seguin ISD: 70.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

6.9 %

Seguin ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

83.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

70.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

6.9%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

6.9 %

Seguin ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

8.3 %

Seguin ISD: 19.3%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.2 %

Seguin ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.3 %

Seguin ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

6.9%

Career and technical

8.3%

Gifted and talented

4.2%

Special education

8.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

C

Seguin ISD: C

Student achievement

B

Seguin ISD: C

School progress

Not rated

Seguin ISD: C

Closing the gaps

F

Seguin ISD: 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

72.7 %

Seguin ISD: 89.9%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Seguin ISD: 95.7%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Seguin ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

Seguin ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

71.2 %

Seguin ISD: 88%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Seguin ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

66.7 %

Seguin ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Seguin ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

71.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

66.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 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

0.9 %

Seguin ISD: 2%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Seguin ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Seguin ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

Masked

Seguin ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Seguin ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Seguin ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

4.2 %

Seguin ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Seguin ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

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 2018-2019 school year.

All students

0 %

Seguin ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

0 %

Seguin ISD: 18%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Seguin ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

Masked

Seguin ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Seguin ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Seguin ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

0 %

Seguin ISD: 19.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

Masked

Seguin ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 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

N/A

Seguin ISD: 39.5%

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Seguin ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Seguin ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Seguin ISD: Masked

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Seguin ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Seguin ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Seguin ISD: 57.1%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Seguin ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, 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

824

Seguin ISD: 1019

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

Masked

Seguin ISD: 20.8

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 students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

20.7 %

Seguin ISD: 55.4%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

6.9 %

Seguin ISD: 32.1%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

5.2 %

Seguin ISD: 31.1%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

20.7%

Math

6.9%

Reading + Math

5.2%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

6.7

African American

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3 (45%)

Seguin ISD: 31.9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

3.7 (55%)

Seguin ISD: 63%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 0.6%

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%)

Seguin ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

5.7 (85%)

Seguin ISD: 79%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

1 (15%)

Seguin ISD: 20.8%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Seguin ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

10.8

Seguin ISD: 15.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

20.3 years

Seguin ISD: 10 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

$60,241

Seguin ISD: $55,637

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Seguin ISD: $49,539

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

N/A

Seguin ISD: $52,295

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$54,870

Seguin ISD: $55,039

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$57,601

Seguin ISD: $58,164

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$65,896

Seguin ISD: $63,432

Statewide: $65,449

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