Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Texas Serenity Academy: A

Total students

116

Avg. teacher experience

0 years

Texas Serenity Academy: 5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Texas Serenity Academy: N/A

Statewide: 90%

Texas Serenity Academy - Gano is an charter elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Texas Serenity Academy school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 116 students. 61.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of A for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $53,408, which is $3,683 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.texasserenityacademy.net

Address

400 N Sam Houston Pkwy E Ste 625
Houston, TX 77060

Office phone number

(281) 258-7700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Texas Serenity Academy - Gano are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 06. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 06.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

116

African American

104 (89.7%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 58.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

12 (10.3%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 39.1%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 1.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 0.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

89.7%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

10.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

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

61.2 %

Texas Serenity Academy: 67.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

98.3 %

Texas Serenity Academy: 94.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0.9 %

Texas Serenity Academy: 21.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

61.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

98.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.9%

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

0.9 %

Texas Serenity Academy: 21%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Texas Serenity Academy: 0%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Texas Serenity Academy: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.6 %

Texas Serenity Academy: 8.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

0.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

8.6%

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

A

Texas Serenity Academy: A

Student achievement

C

Texas Serenity Academy: B

School progress

A

Texas Serenity Academy: A

Closing the gaps

B

Texas Serenity Academy: 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

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

1.5

African American

1 (64.3%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 27.8%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 9.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.5 (35.7%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 44.3%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 18.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 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%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 4.6%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

1.5 (100%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 90.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 4.6%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Texas Serenity Academy: 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

Masked

Texas Serenity Academy: 23.4

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

0 years

Texas Serenity Academy: 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

$53,408

Texas Serenity Academy: $46,435

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$53,408

Texas Serenity Academy: $53,408

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

N/A

Texas Serenity Academy: $47,817

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

N/A

Texas Serenity Academy: $46,748

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

N/A

Texas Serenity Academy: N/A

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

N/A

Texas Serenity Academy: $10,389

Statewide: $65,449

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