Accountability rating (2018-2019)

F

Sheldon ISD: B

Total students

654

Avg. teacher experience

6.3 years

Sheldon ISD: 7.5 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Sheldon ISD: 92.3%

Statewide: 90.3%

Garrett Elementary School is an elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Sheldon ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 654 students. 65.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 40.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of F for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $60,182, which is $2,541 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 6.3 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 23.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

654

African American

186 (28.4%)

Sheldon ISD: 23.6%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

5 (0.8%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

420 (64.2%)

Sheldon ISD: 69.4%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Sheldon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

19 (2.9%)

Sheldon ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

21 (3.2%)

Sheldon ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

28.4%

American Indian

0.8%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

64.2%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

2.9%

Two or more races

3.2%

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

65.1 %

Sheldon ISD: 69.1%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

88.7 %

Sheldon ISD: 80.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

35.3 %

Sheldon ISD: 32.6%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

65.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

88.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

35.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

40.4 %

Sheldon ISD: 34.1%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

3.2 %

Sheldon ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

12.5 %

Sheldon ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

40.4%

Gifted and talented

3.2%

Special education

12.5%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

F

Sheldon ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

F

Sheldon ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

D

Sheldon ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

4.5 %

Sheldon ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Sheldon ISD: 10%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

8.2 %

Sheldon ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Sheldon ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.4 %

Sheldon ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Sheldon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

9.1 %

Sheldon ISD: 12%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

4.8 %

Sheldon ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

42.3

African American

21 (49.6%)

Sheldon ISD: 38.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

14 (33.1%)

Sheldon ISD: 28.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7.3 (17.3%)

Sheldon ISD: 29%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

2 (4.7%)

Sheldon ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

30 (70.9%)

Sheldon ISD: 66.4%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

10.3 (24.4%)

Sheldon ISD: 30.4%

Statewide: 25%

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 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

15.4

Sheldon ISD: 16

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

6.3 years

Sheldon ISD: 7.5 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$60,182

Sheldon ISD: $62,749

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$60,219

Sheldon ISD: $60,850

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$55,545

Sheldon ISD: $59,429

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$60,992

Sheldon ISD: $61,466

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$66,427

Sheldon ISD: $66,908

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$63,830

Sheldon ISD: $73,330

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Sheldon ISD: $84,138

Statewide: $69,974

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