Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

South San Antonio ISD: C

Total students

576

Avg. teacher experience

7.4 years

South San Antonio ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: 84.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

Alan B Shepard Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in San Antonio, TX, in the South San Antonio ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 576 students. 72.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 18.8% 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 D for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $57,420, which is $221 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.4 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.southsanisd.net/AlanShepard.cfm?subpage=2045

Address

5558 Ray Ellison Dr
San Antonio, TX 78242-2299

Office phone number

(210) 623-1875

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alan B Shepard Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 20. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 20.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

576

African American

16 (2.8%)

South San Antonio ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

543 (94.3%)

South San Antonio ISD: 96.1%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.3%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9 (1.6%)

South San Antonio ISD: 2%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

4 (0.7%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

2.8%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

94.3%

Pacific Islander

0.3%

White

1.6%

Two or more races

0.7%

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

72.2 %

South San Antonio ISD: 77.8%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

92.5 %

South San Antonio ISD: 92%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

21.4 %

South San Antonio ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

72.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

92.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

21.4%

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

18.8 %

South San Antonio ISD: 18.3%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

7.1 %

South San Antonio ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

13.9 %

South San Antonio ISD: 11.7%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

18.8%

Gifted and talented

7.1%

Special education

13.9%

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)

D

South San Antonio ISD: C

Student achievement (2018-2019)

D

South San Antonio ISD: D

School progress (2018-2019)

C

South San Antonio ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

F

South San Antonio 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

19.3 %

South San Antonio ISD: 17.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

18.8 %

South San Antonio ISD: 25.6%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

19.1 %

South San Antonio ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

31.3 %

South San Antonio ISD: 22.9%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: 16.7%

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

42.7

African American

0 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

32.7 (76.6%)

South San Antonio ISD: 77.7%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9 (21.1%)

South San Antonio ISD: 19.2%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

1 (2.3%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.9%

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%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

32.8 (76.9%)

South San Antonio ISD: 73.9%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

9.9 (23.1%)

South San Antonio ISD: 25.9%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0%

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

13.5

South San Antonio ISD: 14.9

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

7.4 years

South San Antonio ISD: 10.2 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

$57,420

South San Antonio ISD: $58,842

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$54,579

South San Antonio ISD: $56,723

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$56,352

South San Antonio ISD: $55,761

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$56,973

South San Antonio ISD: $57,907

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$59,228

South San Antonio ISD: $60,110

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$64,755

South San Antonio ISD: $64,348

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: $71,199

Statewide: $69,974

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