Accountability rating

B

Texarkana ISD: B

Total students

72

Avg. teacher experience

26 years

Texarkana ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

89.2 %

Texarkana ISD: 94.3%

Statewide: 90%

Options is a high school in Texarkana, TX, in the Texarkana ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 72 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 87.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,976, which is $146 less than the state average. In the Class of 2018, 89.2% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 3.6%.

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Contact information

Website

www.txkisd.net

Address

4241 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75503-2733

Office phone number

(903) 793-5632

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Options are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 08. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 08.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

72

African American

35 (48.6%)

Texarkana ISD: 44.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

8 (11.1%)

Texarkana ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

26 (36.1%)

Texarkana ISD: 33.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

3 (4.2%)

Texarkana ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

48.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

11.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

36.1%

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

87.5 %

Texarkana ISD: 52.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

83.3 %

Texarkana ISD: 69.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

87.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

83.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

100 %

Texarkana ISD: 24.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.3 %

Texarkana ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

100.0%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

8.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Texarkana ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Texarkana ISD: B

School progress

F

Texarkana ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Texarkana 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

89.2 %

Texarkana ISD: 94.3%

Statewide: 90%

African American

86.7 %

Texarkana ISD: 90.3%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

Masked

Texarkana ISD: 94.6%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

89.3 %

Texarkana ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Texarkana ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

86.7%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

Masked

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

89.3%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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

3.6 %

Texarkana ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

5.2 %

Texarkana ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.7%

White

2.6 %

Texarkana ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 20.7%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 40%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

Masked

Texarkana ISD: 20%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: Masked

Statewide: 20.2%

White

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 31%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Texarkana ISD: 28%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

Texarkana ISD: 57.6%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 44%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 80%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: Masked

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 60%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

Texarkana ISD: 1145

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

Masked

Texarkana ISD: 22.0

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 the Class of 2018.

Reading

12.2 %

Texarkana ISD: 44%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

4.1 %

Texarkana ISD: 33.8%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

2 %

Texarkana ISD: 32.2%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

12.2%

Math

4.1%

Reading + Math

2.0%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

7

African American

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 15.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7 (100%)

Texarkana ISD: 76.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.2%

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%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

5 (71.4%)

Texarkana ISD: 63.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

2 (28.6%)

Texarkana ISD: 35.7%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

10.3

Texarkana ISD: 13.6

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

26 years

Texarkana ISD: 11.5 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

$53,976

Texarkana ISD: $45,578

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Texarkana ISD: $39,758

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

N/A

Texarkana ISD: $40,297

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

N/A

Texarkana ISD: $42,497

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$50,353

Texarkana ISD: $48,326

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$55,425

Texarkana ISD: $55,389

Statewide: $62,039

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