Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Texarkana ISD: B

Total students

1,770

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Texarkana ISD: 11.3 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

95.4 %

Texarkana ISD: 91.4%

Statewide: 90.3%

Texas High School is a high school in Texarkana, TX, in the Texarkana ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 1,770 students. 42.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.2% 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 B for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 95.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.5% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Texas High School was 1076 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 21.7.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $53,646, which is $3,995 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.9 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.txkisd.net

Address

4001 Summerhill Rd
Texarkana, TX 75503

Office phone number

(903) 794-3891

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Texas High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 08. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,770

African American

689 (38.9%)

Texarkana ISD: 41.8%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

9 (0.5%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

27 (1.5%)

Texarkana ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

302 (17.1%)

Texarkana ISD: 19.4%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

658 (37.2%)

Texarkana ISD: 31.7%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

84 (4.7%)

Texarkana ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

38.9%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

1.5%

Hispanic

17.1%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

37.2%

Two or more races

4.7%

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

42.3 %

Texarkana ISD: 57.5%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

52.1 %

Texarkana ISD: 69.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

4.2 %

Texarkana ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

42.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

52.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.2%

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

4.2 %

Texarkana ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

7.7 %

Texarkana ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

11 %

Texarkana ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

4.2%

Gifted and talented

7.7%

Special education

11.0%

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)

B

Texarkana ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Texarkana ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Texarkana ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

95.4 %

Texarkana ISD: 91.4%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

94.1 %

Texarkana ISD: 92.2%

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

Masked

Texarkana ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

100 %

Texarkana ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

95.5 %

Texarkana ISD: 84.3%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

97.1 %

Texarkana ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

85.7 %

Texarkana ISD: 76.5%

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

94.1%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

95.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

97.1%

Two or more races

85.7%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 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

1.5 %

Texarkana ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

1.7 %

Texarkana ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

3.3 %

Texarkana ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0.5 %

Texarkana ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

2.3 %

Texarkana ISD: 5%

Statewide: 1.5%

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

13.5 %

Texarkana ISD: 6.6%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

25 %

Texarkana ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

18.5 %

Texarkana ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Texarkana ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

12.3 %

Texarkana ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

10 %

Texarkana ISD: 5%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

8 %

Texarkana ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 6.7%

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 2019-2020 school year.

All students

16.8 %

Texarkana ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 22%

African American

3.7 %

Texarkana ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

Masked

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

25 %

Texarkana ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

16.9 %

Texarkana ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

27.7 %

Texarkana ISD: 21.6%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

21.2 %

Texarkana ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 25.8%

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 2019-2020 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

68.9 %

Texarkana ISD: 68.9%

Statewide: 59%

African American

45.5 %

Texarkana ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Texarkana ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

Masked

Texarkana ISD: Masked

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

65 %

Texarkana ISD: 65%

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Texarkana ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

72 %

Texarkana ISD: 72%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

71.4 %

Texarkana ISD: 71.4%

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, 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

1076

Texarkana ISD: 1076

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

21.7

Texarkana ISD: 21.7

Statewide: 20.2

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 2019-2020.

Reading

41.6 %

Texarkana ISD: 37.5%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

28.1 %

Texarkana ISD: 25%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

26.3 %

Texarkana ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

41.6%

Math

28.1%

Reading + Math

26.3%

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

149.3

African American

20.8 (13.9%)

Texarkana ISD: 15.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (0.7%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

8.2 (5.5%)

Texarkana ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texarkana ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

118.7 (79.5%)

Texarkana ISD: 75.4%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0.6 (0.4%)

Texarkana ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

5.8 (3.9%)

Texarkana ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

75 (50.3%)

Texarkana ISD: 64.5%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

68.5 (45.9%)

Texarkana ISD: 33.1%

Statewide: 25%

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 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

11.9

Texarkana ISD: 14.1

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

11.9 years

Texarkana ISD: 11.3 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

$53,646

Texarkana ISD: $51,635

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$39,980

Texarkana ISD: $42,078

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$45,679

Texarkana ISD: $44,729

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$49,922

Texarkana ISD: $48,474

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$57,405

Texarkana ISD: $56,638

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$64,379

Texarkana ISD: $63,544

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$70,617

Texarkana ISD: $65,821

Statewide: $69,974

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