Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Sheldon ISD: B

Total students

520

Avg. teacher experience

7.2 years

Sheldon ISD: 7.5 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Sheldon ISD: 92.3%

Statewide: 90.3%

Royalwood Elementary School is an elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Sheldon ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 520 students. 76.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 63.7% 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 B for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $62,379, which is $4,738 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.sheldonisd.com

Address

7715 Royalwood Dr
Houston, TX 77049-2314

Office phone number

(281) 454-2700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Royalwood 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

520

African American

19 (3.7%)

Sheldon ISD: 23.6%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

5 (1%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

451 (86.7%)

Sheldon ISD: 69.4%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

38 (7.3%)

Sheldon ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

7 (1.3%)

Sheldon ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

3.7%

American Indian

1.0%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

86.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

7.3%

Two or more races

1.3%

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

76.3 %

Sheldon ISD: 69.1%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

87.9 %

Sheldon ISD: 80.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

57.9 %

Sheldon ISD: 32.6%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

76.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

87.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

57.9%

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

63.7 %

Sheldon ISD: 34.1%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

7.3 %

Sheldon ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

10.4 %

Sheldon ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

63.7%

Gifted and talented

7.3%

Special education

10.4%

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)

B

Sheldon ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Sheldon ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Sheldon ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

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

4.1 %

Sheldon ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

0 %

Sheldon ISD: 10%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

10.5 %

Sheldon ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Sheldon ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3.9 %

Sheldon ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Sheldon ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

2.2 %

Sheldon ISD: 12%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

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

34.2

African American

5 (14.6%)

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

19.9 (58.1%)

Sheldon ISD: 28.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

2 (5.8%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7.3 (21.4%)

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

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

28.9 (84.4%)

Sheldon ISD: 66.4%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

5.3 (15.6%)

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

15.2

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

7.2 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

$62,379

Sheldon ISD: $62,749

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$63,092

Sheldon ISD: $60,850

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$59,971

Sheldon ISD: $59,429

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$60,607

Sheldon ISD: $61,466

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$66,089

Sheldon ISD: $66,908

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$70,137

Sheldon ISD: $73,330

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Sheldon ISD: $84,138

Statewide: $69,974

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