Accountability rating (2018-2019)

F

Sheldon ISD: B

Total students

660

Avg. teacher experience

6.7 years

Sheldon ISD: 8.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Sheldon ISD: 92.5%

Statewide: 90%

Garrett Elementary School is an elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Sheldon ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 660 students. 76.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 42.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $61,457, which is $4,366 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 6.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.sheldonisd.com

Address

12017 Garrett Rd
Houston, TX 77044

Office phone number

(281) 727-4200

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Garrett Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

660

African American

178 (27%)

Sheldon ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.6%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

4 (0.6%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

426 (64.5%)

Sheldon ISD: 70%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.3%)

Sheldon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

28 (4.2%)

Sheldon ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

18 (2.7%)

Sheldon ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

27.0%

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

64.5%

Pacific Islander

0.3%

White

4.2%

Two or more races

2.7%

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

76.7 %

Sheldon ISD: 72.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

87.4 %

Sheldon ISD: 82.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

38.2 %

Sheldon ISD: 31.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

76.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

87.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

38.2%

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

42.9 %

Sheldon ISD: 33.9%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Sheldon ISD: 33.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.9 %

Sheldon ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.6 %

Sheldon ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

42.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.9%

Special education

12.6%

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

F

Sheldon ISD: B

Student achievement

F

Sheldon ISD: C

School progress

D

Sheldon ISD: B

Closing the gaps

F

Sheldon 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

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

41.1

African American

18.9 (46%)

Sheldon ISD: 38.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

13 (31.6%)

Sheldon ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9.2 (22.4%)

Sheldon ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Sheldon 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%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

28 (68%)

Sheldon ISD: 67.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

13.1 (32%)

Sheldon ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.6%

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

16

Sheldon ISD: 16.4

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

6.7 years

Sheldon ISD: 8.1 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

$61,457

Sheldon ISD: $62,444

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$58,872

Sheldon ISD: $55,946

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$59,879

Sheldon ISD: $60,010

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$61,296

Sheldon ISD: $61,816

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$66,692

Sheldon ISD: $66,840

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$67,423

Sheldon ISD: $75,315

Statewide: $65,449

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