Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

South San Antonio ISD: C

Total students

2,513

Avg. teacher experience

1 years

South San Antonio ISD: 1.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

84.2 %

South San Antonio ISD: 84%

Statewide: 90%

South San Antonio High School is a high school in San Antonio, TX, in the South San Antonio ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 2,513 students. 65.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 11.9% 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.

In the Class of 2019, 84.2% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 4.1% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at South San Antonio High School was 885 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 19.6.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $59,650, which is $2,559 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.southsanisd.net/HighSchool.cfm?subpage=2051

Address

2515 Navajo
San Antonio, TX 78224-1317

Office phone number

(210) 977-7400

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in South San Antonio High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 20. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

2,513

African American

32 (1.3%)

South San Antonio ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.2%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.1%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

2,429 (96.7%)

South San Antonio ISD: 96.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

43 (1.7%)

South San Antonio ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

1 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1.3%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.1%

Hispanic

96.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.7%

Two or more races

N/A

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

65.3 %

South San Antonio ISD: 72.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

86 %

South San Antonio ISD: 90.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

12.1 %

South San Antonio ISD: 18.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

65.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

86.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

12.1%

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

11.9 %

South San Antonio ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

90.2 %

South San Antonio ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

9.2 %

South San Antonio ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7 %

South San Antonio ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

11.9%

Career and technical

90.2%

Gifted and talented

9.2%

Special education

7.0%

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

South San Antonio ISD: C

Student achievement

C

South San Antonio ISD: D

School progress

B

South San Antonio ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

84.2 %

South San Antonio ISD: 84%

Statewide: 90%

African American

70 %

South San Antonio ISD: 70%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

84.7 %

South San Antonio ISD: 84.6%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

71.4 %

South San Antonio ISD: 71.4%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

70.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

84.7%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

71.4%

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

4.1 %

South San Antonio ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

40 %

South San Antonio ISD: 40%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

2.6 %

South San Antonio ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

4.1 %

South San Antonio ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

3.5 %

South San Antonio ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2018-2019 school year.

All students

15.9 %

South San Antonio ISD: 15.9%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

6.3 %

South San Antonio ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

16.1 %

South San Antonio ISD: 16.1%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

15.8 %

South San Antonio ISD: 15.8%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: N/A

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

7.7 %

South San Antonio ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 51%

African American

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

7.8 %

South San Antonio ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

Masked

South San Antonio ISD: Masked

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

South San Antonio ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

885

South San Antonio ISD: 885

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

19.6

South San Antonio ISD: 19.6

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

42 %

South San Antonio ISD: 42%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

23.1 %

South San Antonio ISD: 23.1%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

20 %

South San Antonio ISD: 20%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

42.0%

Math

23.1%

Reading + Math

20.0%

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

153.5

African American

7 (4.6%)

South San Antonio ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.7%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

97.7 (63.7%)

South San Antonio ISD: 76.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

45.8 (29.8%)

South San Antonio ISD: 19.8%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

2 (1.3%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0.9%

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%)

South San Antonio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

104.4 (68%)

South San Antonio ISD: 72.6%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

49.1 (32%)

South San Antonio ISD: 27.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

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 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

16.4

South San Antonio ISD: 15.3

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

1 years

South San Antonio ISD: 1.2 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

$59,650

South San Antonio ISD: $59,994

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$59,682

South San Antonio ISD: $59,489

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$57,385

South San Antonio ISD: $62,143

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$57,585

South San Antonio ISD: $67,693

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,735

South San Antonio ISD: $60,444

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$63,652

South San Antonio ISD: $66,314

Statewide: $65,449

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