Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Terrell ISD: B

Total students

1,121

Avg. teacher experience

9.1 years

Terrell ISD: 9.7 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Terrell ISD: 90.4%

Statewide: 90.3%

Herman Furlough Jr Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Terrell, TX, in the Terrell ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 1,121 students. 57% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 21.9% 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 C for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $58,201, which is $560 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

terrellisd.com/School-HermanFurlough.htm

Address

1351 Colquitt Rd
Terrell, TX 75160-5137

Office phone number

(972) 563-7501

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Herman Furlough Jr Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,121

African American

252 (22.5%)

Terrell ISD: 21.7%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

5 (0.4%)

Terrell ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (0.3%)

Terrell ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

580 (51.7%)

Terrell ISD: 51.3%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Terrell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

238 (21.2%)

Terrell ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

43 (3.8%)

Terrell ISD: 4%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

22.5%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

51.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

21.2%

Two or more races

3.8%

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

57 %

Terrell ISD: 60%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

74.1 %

Terrell ISD: 73.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

22.6 %

Terrell ISD: 23%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

57.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

74.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

22.6%

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

21.9 %

Terrell ISD: 22.6%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

6.1 %

Terrell ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

11.4 %

Terrell ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

21.9%

Gifted and talented

6.1%

Special education

11.4%

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 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)

C

Terrell ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Terrell ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Terrell ISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

D

Terrell 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

8.4 %

Terrell ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Terrell ISD: 27.3%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

9.3 %

Terrell ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Terrell ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5.4 %

Terrell ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Terrell ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

12.3 %

Terrell ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

16.4 %

Terrell ISD: 13.6%

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

71.2

African American

15 (21.1%)

Terrell ISD: 14.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (1.4%)

Terrell ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Terrell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3 (4.2%)

Terrell ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Terrell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

50.9 (71.5%)

Terrell ISD: 77%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

1.3 (1.8%)

Terrell ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

1 (1.4%)

Terrell ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

48.9 (68.6%)

Terrell ISD: 73.5%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

21.3 (29.9%)

Terrell ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Terrell ISD: 0.7%

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

15.7

Terrell ISD: 15.5

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

9.1 years

Terrell ISD: 9.7 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

$58,201

Terrell ISD: $58,664

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$53,697

Terrell ISD: $54,796

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$55,927

Terrell ISD: $55,726

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$58,800

Terrell ISD: $58,581

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$60,032

Terrell ISD: $61,541

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$63,931

Terrell ISD: $63,440

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$68,432

Terrell ISD: $67,358

Statewide: $69,974

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