Accountability rating

C

Texas City ISD: C

Total students

449

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Texas City ISD: 9.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Texas City ISD: 90.8%

Statewide: 90%

Heights Elementary School is an elementary school in Texas City, TX, in the Texas City ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 449 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 50.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 20% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,623, which is $1,501 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.tcisd.org

Address

300 N Logan St
Texas City, TX 77590-7065

Office phone number

(409) 916-0500

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Heights Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

449

African American

101 (22.5%)

Texas City ISD: 32%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.4%)

Texas City ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Texas City ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

221 (49.2%)

Texas City ISD: 39.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texas City ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

109 (24.3%)

Texas City ISD: 24.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

16 (3.6%)

Texas City ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

22.5%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

49.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

24.3%

Two or more races

3.6%

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

50.8 %

Texas City ISD: 54.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

88.6 %

Texas City ISD: 77.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

21.8 %

Texas City ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

50.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

88.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

21.8%

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

20 %

Texas City ISD: 9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Texas City ISD: 26.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

1.8 %

Texas City ISD: 3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.5 %

Texas City ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

20.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.8%

Special education

12.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Texas City ISD: C

Student achievement

D

Texas City ISD: C

School progress

C

Texas City ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Texas City 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

30.3

African American

4 (13.2%)

Texas City ISD: 25.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Texas City ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Texas City ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

8.2 (26.9%)

Texas City ISD: 14.2%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texas City ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

18.1 (59.9%)

Texas City ISD: 57.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Texas City ISD: 1.1%

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%)

Texas City ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

25.3 (83.5%)

Texas City ISD: 74%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5 (16.5%)

Texas City ISD: 22%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Texas City 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 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

14.8

Texas City ISD: 15.7

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

12.2 years

Texas City ISD: 9.6 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

$55,623

Texas City ISD: $55,616

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$53,490

Texas City ISD: $53,649

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$53,432

Texas City ISD: $53,879

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$54,546

Texas City ISD: $54,885

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$56,734

Texas City ISD: $57,134

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$60,227

Texas City ISD: $60,169

Statewide: $62,039

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