Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Tyler ISD: B

Total students

932

Avg. teacher experience

9.5 years

Tyler ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Tyler ISD: 94.8%

Statewide: 90%

Boulter Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Tyler, TX, in the Tyler ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 932 students. 78.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 27% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of D 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 $51,959, which is $5,132 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

2926 Garden Valley Rd
Tyler, TX 75702-3898

Office phone number

(903) 262-1390

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Boulter Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

932

African American

362 (38.8%)

Tyler ISD: 27.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.2%)

Tyler ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.1%)

Tyler ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

523 (56.1%)

Tyler ISD: 47%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

29 (3.1%)

Tyler ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

15 (1.6%)

Tyler ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

38.8%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.1%

Hispanic

56.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

3.1%

Two or more races

1.6%

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

78.2 %

Tyler ISD: 61.2%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

93.5 %

Tyler ISD: 75.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

28.4 %

Tyler ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

78.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

93.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

28.4%

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

27 %

Tyler ISD: 22.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

27.7 %

Tyler ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

7.2 %

Tyler ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7 %

Tyler ISD: 9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

27.0%

Career and technical

27.7%

Gifted and talented

7.2%

Special education

7.0%

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 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

D

Tyler ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Tyler ISD: B

School progress

C

Tyler ISD: B

Closing the gaps

F

Tyler 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 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

61.2

African American

26.9 (44%)

Tyler ISD: 17.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4.4 (7.2%)

Tyler ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

28.8 (47.1%)

Tyler ISD: 60.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (1.6%)

Tyler ISD: 1.9%

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%)

Tyler ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

40.5 (66.3%)

Tyler ISD: 71.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

19.6 (32.1%)

Tyler ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

1 (1.6%)

Tyler ISD: 0.9%

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

15.2

Tyler ISD: 14.9

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

9.5 years

Tyler ISD: 10.2 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

$51,959

Tyler ISD: $52,318

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$44,542

Tyler ISD: $45,028

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$48,417

Tyler ISD: $47,837

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$50,954

Tyler ISD: $52,831

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$54,643

Tyler ISD: $55,263

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$63,988

Tyler ISD: $60,641

Statewide: $65,449

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