Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Spurger ISD: D

Total students

213

Avg. teacher experience

16.1 years

Spurger ISD: 14.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Spurger ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Spurger High School is an elementary/secondary school in Spurger, TX, in the Spurger ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 213 students. 54% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of D 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, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average SAT score at Spurger High School was 948 for 2018-2019 graduates.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $49,586, which is $7,505 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 16.1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.spurgerisd.org

Address

P O Box 38
Spurger, TX 77660-0038

Office phone number

(409) 429-3464

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Spurger High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

213

African American

0 (0%)

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (1.4%)

Spurger ISD: 1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.5%)

Spurger ISD: 1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

19 (8.9%)

Spurger ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

186 (87.3%)

Spurger ISD: 86.9%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

4 (1.9%)

Spurger ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

1.4%

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

8.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

87.3%

Two or more races

1.9%

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

54 %

Spurger ISD: 44.2%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

63.8 %

Spurger ISD: 66.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

2.8 %

Spurger ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

54.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

63.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.8%

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

2.8 %

Spurger ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

94.4 %

Spurger ISD: 49.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

2.8 %

Spurger ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

17.4 %

Spurger ISD: 16%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

2.8%

Career and technical

94.4%

Gifted and talented

2.8%

Special education

17.4%

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 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

D

Spurger ISD: D

Student achievement

C

Spurger ISD: C

School progress

C

Spurger ISD: D

Closing the gaps

D

Spurger ISD: F

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

100 %

Spurger ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

100 %

Spurger ISD: 100%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

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

0 %

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Spurger ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Spurger 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

0 %

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Spurger ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

Masked

Spurger ISD: Masked

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

0 %

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

N/A

Spurger 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

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Spurger ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Spurger 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

948

Spurger ISD: 948

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

Masked

Spurger ISD: Masked

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

44 %

Spurger ISD: 44%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

24 %

Spurger ISD: 24%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

24 %

Spurger ISD: 24%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

44.0%

Math

24.0%

Reading + Math

24.0%

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

18.4

African American

0 (0%)

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Spurger ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

18.4 (100%)

Spurger ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Spurger 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%)

Spurger ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

15.9 (86.4%)

Spurger ISD: 89.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

2.5 (13.6%)

Spurger ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Spurger 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

11.6

Spurger ISD: 11.8

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

16.1 years

Spurger ISD: 14.6 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

$49,586

Spurger ISD: $48,136

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$35,830

Spurger ISD: $35,830

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$35,453

Spurger ISD: $35,887

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$43,420

Spurger ISD: $43,562

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$53,645

Spurger ISD: $52,523

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$59,162

Spurger ISD: $57,516

Statewide: $65,449

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