Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Tolar ISD: A

Total students

198

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Tolar ISD: 13.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Tolar ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Tolar Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Tolar, TX, in the Tolar ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 198 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 29.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $48,411, which is $8,680 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.tolarisd.org

Address

P O Box 368
Tolar, TX 76476

Office phone number

(254) 835-5207

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Tolar Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

198

African American

1 (0.5%)

Tolar ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.5%)

Tolar ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

14 (7.1%)

Tolar ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

181 (91.4%)

Tolar ISD: 89.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

1 (0.5%)

Tolar ISD: 2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.5%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

7.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

91.4%

Two or more races

0.5%

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

29.8 %

Tolar ISD: 19.9%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

42.4 %

Tolar ISD: 36.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

1.5 %

Tolar ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

29.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

42.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.5%

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

1.5 %

Tolar ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

38.9 %

Tolar ISD: 37.5%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

1.5 %

Tolar ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.6 %

Tolar ISD: 5.9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

1.5%

Career and technical

38.9%

Gifted and talented

1.5%

Special education

6.6%

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

B

Tolar ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Tolar ISD: A

School progress

C

Tolar ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Tolar ISD: A

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

14.7

African American

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14.7 (100%)

Tolar ISD: 95.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 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%)

Tolar ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

12.9 (87.7%)

Tolar ISD: 77.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

1.8 (12.3%)

Tolar ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Tolar ISD: 1.5%

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

13.5

Tolar ISD: 12.3

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

11.9 years

Tolar ISD: 13.5 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

$48,411

Tolar ISD: $51,712

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Tolar ISD: $37,400

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$40,053

Tolar ISD: $39,723

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$46,466

Tolar ISD: $45,085

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,852

Tolar ISD: $57,789

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$60,640

Tolar ISD: $60,713

Statewide: $65,449

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