Accountability rating (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

Sulphur Springs ISD: B

Total students

24

Avg. teacher experience

13.3 years

Sulphur Springs ISD: 12 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 92%

Statewide: 90%

Austin Academic Center is a high school in Sulphur Springs, TX, in the Sulphur Springs ISD school district. As of the 2021-2022 school year, it had 24 students. 100% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 8.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of Not Rated: SB 1365 for the 2021-2022 school year.

As of the 2021-2022 school year, an average teacher's salary was $48,293, which is $10,594 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

808 S Davis St
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482

Office phone number

(903) 885-4942

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Austin Academic Center are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 08. Students who started eighth grade in 2011 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 08.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

24

African American

3 (12.5%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 10%

Statewide: 12.8%

American Indian

1 (4.2%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 4.8%

Hispanic

7 (29.2%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

12 (50%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 54.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Two or more races

1 (4.2%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

12.5%

American Indian

4.2%

Asian

0%

Hispanic

29.2%

Pacific Islander

0%

White

50.0%

Two or more races

4.2%

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

100 %

Sulphur Springs ISD: 56.7%

Statewide: 53.5%

Economically disadvantaged

50 %

Sulphur Springs ISD: 59.7%

Statewide: 60.7%

Limited English proficiency

8.3 %

Sulphur Springs ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 21.7%

At-risk students

100.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

50.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

8.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2021-2022 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

8.3 %

Sulphur Springs ISD: 16.9%

Statewide: 21.9%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Sulphur Springs ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 8%

Special Education

25 %

Sulphur Springs ISD: 14.7%

Statewide: 11.6%

Bilingual/ESL

8.3%

Gifted and talented

0%

Special education

25.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

A-F ratings for the 2022-2023 school year have not yet been released. Many school districts have sued the Texas Education Agency after the agency made changes to the way ratings would be calculated. The ratings won’t be released until the case is resolved.

Overall (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

Sulphur Springs ISD: B

Student achievement (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

Sulphur Springs ISD: B

School progress (2021-2022)

Not rated

Sulphur Springs ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2021-2022)

Not rated

Sulphur Springs ISD: B

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 2022 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2017-2018 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 92%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 86.3%

American Indian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.4%

Asian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 94.7%

Statewide: 88.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88.3%

White

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 91.2%

Statewide: 93.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 71.4%

Statewide: 90.8%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2020-2021 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

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 3.5%

American Indian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 3.1%

Asian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 2.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.6%

White

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 1.3%

Two or more races

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2%

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2020-2021 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 15%

African American

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 18%

Statewide: 20.7%

American Indian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 40%

Statewide: 16.4%

Asian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 3.3%

Hispanic

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 16.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 17.9%

White

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 14.6%

Statewide: 10.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 17.9%

Statewide: 13.9%

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 2020-2021 school year.

All students

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 21.1%

African American

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 13%

American Indian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 16.8%

Asian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 55.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 18%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 17.9%

White

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 24.3%

Two or more races

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23.5%

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 2020-2021 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

Sulphur Springs ISD: 67.5%

Statewide: 48.6%

African American

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29%

American Indian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 52.8%

Asian

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 73.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 80%

Statewide: 34.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 43.9%

White

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 60.7%

Statewide: 61.2%

Two or more races

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2020-2021, 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

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 1016

Statewide: 1002

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2020-2021. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 20.0

Statewide: 20.0

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 2020-2021.

Reading

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 56.1%

Math

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 42.7%

Statewide: 45.7%

Reading + Math

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: 21.2%

Statewide: 40.4%

Reading

N/A

Math

N/A

Reading + Math

N/A

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2021-2022 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

1.5

African American

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 11.2%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.9%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 8.1%

Statewide: 28.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

1.5 (100%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 85.3%

Statewide: 56.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0.6%

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%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

1.4 (93.7%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 81.1%

Statewide: 72.6%

Master's

0.1 (6.3%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 16.8%

Statewide: 25.2%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Sulphur Springs ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.8%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2021-2022.

Students per teacher

15.6

Sulphur Springs ISD: 12

Statewide: 14.6

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2021-2022 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

13.3 years

Sulphur Springs ISD: 12 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

$48,293

Sulphur Springs ISD: $50,655

Statewide: $58,887

Beginner

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: $45,180

Statewide: $51,054

1 to 5 years

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: $46,381

Statewide: $54,577

6 to 10 years

$45,300

Sulphur Springs ISD: $47,642

Statewide: $57,746

11 to 20 years

$53,816

Sulphur Springs ISD: $52,239

Statewide: $61,377

21 to 30 years

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: $58,590

Statewide: $65,949

30+ years

N/A

Sulphur Springs ISD: $61,027

Statewide: $71,111

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