Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

United ISD: A

Total students

782

Avg. teacher experience

17.8 years

United ISD: 14.1 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

United ISD: 96.6%

Statewide: 90.3%

Barbara Fasken Elementary School is an elementary school in Laredo, TX, in the United ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 782 students. 60% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 55.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of A for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $60,845, which is $3,204 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 17.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.uisd.net

Address

11111 Atlanta Dr
Laredo, TX 78045

Office phone number

(956) 473-4700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Barbara Fasken Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 01.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

782

African American

3 (0.4%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.1%)

United ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

771 (98.6%)

United ISD: 99%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7 (0.9%)

United ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0.4%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.1%

Hispanic

98.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.9%

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

60 %

United ISD: 52%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

67.6 %

United ISD: 75.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

56.3 %

United ISD: 34.9%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

60.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

67.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

56.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

55.8 %

United ISD: 37.9%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

15 %

United ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

9.6 %

United ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

55.8%

Gifted and talented

15.0%

Special education

9.6%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

A

United ISD: A

Student achievement (2018-2019)

A

United ISD: A

School progress (2018-2019)

A

United ISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

A

United 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

0.9 %

United ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

United ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

United ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

United ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.9 %

United ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

0 %

United ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

United ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

47

African American

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

46 (97.9%)

United ISD: 96.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1 (2.1%)

United ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

United ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

39 (83%)

United ISD: 75.3%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

8 (17%)

United ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

16.6

United ISD: 16.1

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

17.8 years

United ISD: 14.1 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$60,845

United ISD: $59,386

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

N/A

United ISD: $50,221

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$52,150

United ISD: $53,148

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$56,853

United ISD: $56,211

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$60,754

United ISD: $60,252

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$64,256

United ISD: $64,229

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$62,837

United ISD: $73,753

Statewide: $69,974

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