Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Sheldon ISD: B

Total students

574

Avg. teacher experience

9.2 years

Sheldon ISD: 8.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Sheldon ISD: 92.5%

Statewide: 90%

Sheldon Elementary School is an elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Sheldon ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 574 students. 76.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 47.7% 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.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $63,615, which is $6,524 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.sheldonisd.com

Address

17203 Hall Sheppard
Houston, TX 77049-2002

Office phone number

(281) 456-6700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Sheldon 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

574

African American

50 (8.7%)

Sheldon ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

462 (80.5%)

Sheldon ISD: 70%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

48 (8.4%)

Sheldon ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

12 (2.1%)

Sheldon ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

8.7%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

80.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

8.4%

Two or more races

2.1%

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

76.5 %

Sheldon ISD: 72.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

82.1 %

Sheldon ISD: 82.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

42.5 %

Sheldon ISD: 31.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

76.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

82.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

42.5%

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

47.7 %

Sheldon ISD: 33.9%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Sheldon ISD: 33.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

5.1 %

Sheldon ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.7 %

Sheldon ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

47.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

5.1%

Special education

8.7%

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

Sheldon ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Sheldon ISD: C

School progress

B

Sheldon ISD: B

Closing the gaps

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 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

38.1

African American

9 (23.6%)

Sheldon ISD: 38.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0.1 (0.2%)

Sheldon ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

15.1 (39.7%)

Sheldon ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Sheldon ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

13.9 (36.5%)

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

26.2 (68.7%)

Sheldon ISD: 67.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11.2 (29.4%)

Sheldon ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0.7 (1.9%)

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

15.1

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

9.2 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

$63,615

Sheldon ISD: $62,444

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$58,550

Sheldon ISD: $55,946

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$59,904

Sheldon ISD: $60,010

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$61,834

Sheldon ISD: $61,816

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$67,932

Sheldon ISD: $66,840

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$80,308

Sheldon ISD: $75,315

Statewide: $65,449

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