Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Terlingua CSD: C

Total students

115

Avg. teacher experience

13.3 years

Terlingua CSD: 13.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Terlingua CSD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Big Bend High School is an elementary/secondary school in Terlingua, TX, in the Terlingua CSD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 115 students. 79.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 48.7% 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, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 3% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Big Bend High School was 940 for 2018-2019 graduates.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $50,101, which is $6,990 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.terlinguacsd.com

Address

P O Box 256
Terlingua, TX 79852-0256

Office phone number

(432) 371-2281

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Big Bend High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 18. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 18.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

115

African American

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.9%)

Terlingua CSD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.9%)

Terlingua CSD: 0.9%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

93 (80.9%)

Terlingua CSD: 80.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20 (17.4%)

Terlingua CSD: 17.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

0.9%

Asian

0.9%

Hispanic

80.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

17.4%

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

79.1 %

Terlingua CSD: 79.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

79.1 %

Terlingua CSD: 79.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

48.7 %

Terlingua CSD: 48.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

79.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

79.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

48.7%

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

48.7 %

Terlingua CSD: 48.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

13 %

Terlingua CSD: 13%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

2.6 %

Terlingua CSD: 2.6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.2 %

Terlingua CSD: 12.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

48.7%

Career and technical

13.0%

Gifted and talented

2.6%

Special education

12.2%

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

Terlingua CSD: C

Student achievement

C

Terlingua CSD: C

School progress

C

Terlingua CSD: C

Closing the gaps

D

Terlingua CSD: D

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 %

Terlingua CSD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

Terlingua CSD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

Masked

Terlingua CSD: Masked

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

Masked

Terlingua CSD: Masked

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

Masked

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

Masked

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

3 %

Terlingua CSD: 3%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 3%

Asian

Masked

Terlingua CSD: Masked

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

4.5 %

Terlingua CSD: 4.5%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

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 %

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

Masked

Terlingua CSD: Masked

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

N/A

Terlingua CSD: 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

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Terlingua CSD: N/A

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Terlingua CSD: 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

940

Terlingua CSD: 940

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

Masked

Terlingua CSD: 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

57.1 %

Terlingua CSD: 57.1%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

28.6 %

Terlingua CSD: 28.6%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

28.6 %

Terlingua CSD: 28.6%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

57.1%

Math

28.6%

Reading + Math

28.6%

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

12.2

African American

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4 (32.7%)

Terlingua CSD: 32.7%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

8.2 (67.3%)

Terlingua CSD: 67.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 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%)

Terlingua CSD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

9 (73.5%)

Terlingua CSD: 73.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3.2 (26.5%)

Terlingua CSD: 26.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Terlingua CSD: 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

9.4

Terlingua CSD: 9.4

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

13.3 years

Terlingua CSD: 13.3 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

$50,101

Terlingua CSD: $50,101

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$38,320

Terlingua CSD: $38,320

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$43,463

Terlingua CSD: $43,463

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$45,570

Terlingua CSD: $45,570

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$56,017

Terlingua CSD: $56,017

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$57,419

Terlingua CSD: $57,419

Statewide: $65,449

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