Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Tidehaven ISD: B

Total students

257

Avg. teacher experience

13.1 years

Tidehaven ISD: 11.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Tidehaven ISD: 98.5%

Statewide: 90%

Blessing Elementary School is an elementary school in Blessing, TX, in the Tidehaven ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 257 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 37% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 21.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,641, which is $1,450 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.tidehavenisd.com

Address

P O Box 170
Blessing, TX 77419-0170

Office phone number

(979) 843-4330

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Blessing Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 03. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 03.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

257

African American

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

169 (65.8%)

Tidehaven ISD: 52.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

85 (33.1%)

Tidehaven ISD: 42.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

3 (1.2%)

Tidehaven ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

65.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

33.1%

Two or more races

1.2%

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

37 %

Tidehaven ISD: 37.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

67.7 %

Tidehaven ISD: 60.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

21.8 %

Tidehaven ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

37.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

67.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

21.8%

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

21.8 %

Tidehaven ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Tidehaven ISD: 26%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.5 %

Tidehaven ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.2 %

Tidehaven ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

21.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.5%

Special education

8.2%

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

C

Tidehaven ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Tidehaven ISD: B

School progress

C

Tidehaven ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Tidehaven 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

16.1

African American

0.7 (4.4%)

Tidehaven ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4 (24.8%)

Tidehaven ISD: 15.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

11.4 (70.7%)

Tidehaven ISD: 80.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 1.3%

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%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

14.1 (87.6%)

Tidehaven ISD: 82%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

2 (12.4%)

Tidehaven ISD: 18%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 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

16

Tidehaven ISD: 13.2

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

13.1 years

Tidehaven ISD: 11.9 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

$55,641

Tidehaven ISD: $56,094

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$48,540

Tidehaven ISD: $51,271

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$50,547

Tidehaven ISD: $49,539

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$53,056

Tidehaven ISD: $53,543

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,631

Tidehaven ISD: $58,973

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,140

Tidehaven ISD: $68,317

Statewide: $65,449

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