Accountability rating

F

Shepherd ISD: C

Total students

452

Avg. teacher experience

7.5 years

Shepherd ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Shepherd ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 90%

Shepherd Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Shepherd, TX, in the Shepherd ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 452 students. The school received an accountability rating of F. 81.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 15.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,044, which is $3,078 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.shepherdisd.net

Address

1401 S Byrd Ave
Shepherd, TX 77371-0429

Office phone number

(936) 628-3377

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Shepherd Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 06. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 06.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

452

African American

22 (4.9%)

Shepherd ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.7%)

Shepherd ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.4%)

Shepherd ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

147 (32.5%)

Shepherd ISD: 33.7%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Shepherd ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

265 (58.6%)

Shepherd ISD: 56.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

13 (2.9%)

Shepherd ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

4.9%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

32.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

58.6%

Two or more races

2.9%

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

81.4 %

Shepherd ISD: 61.7%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

71 %

Shepherd ISD: 73%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

15.5 %

Shepherd ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

81.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

71.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

15.5%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

15.5 %

Shepherd ISD: 15.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

16.4 %

Shepherd ISD: 31.2%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

4.4 %

Shepherd ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.8 %

Shepherd ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

15.5%

Career and technical

16.4%

Gifted and talented

4.4%

Special education

8.8%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

F

Shepherd ISD: C

Student achievement

F

Shepherd ISD: C

School progress

F

Shepherd ISD: B

Closing the gaps

F

Shepherd 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

27.3

African American

3 (10.9%)

Shepherd ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Shepherd ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Shepherd ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2.9 (10.7%)

Shepherd ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Shepherd ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.4 (78.5%)

Shepherd ISD: 82.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Shepherd ISD: 0%

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%)

Shepherd ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

20.3 (74.4%)

Shepherd ISD: 77.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

7 (25.6%)

Shepherd ISD: 22%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Shepherd ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

16.5

Shepherd ISD: 15.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

7.5 years

Shepherd ISD: 10.5 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

$51,044

Shepherd ISD: $53,177

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$50,722

Shepherd ISD: $54,828

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$47,611

Shepherd ISD: $48,305

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$51,128

Shepherd ISD: $52,306

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$53,174

Shepherd ISD: $55,060

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$62,444

Shepherd ISD: $60,348

Statewide: $62,039

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