Accountability rating

B

United ISD: A

Total students

731

Avg. teacher experience

11.2 years

United ISD: 13.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

United ISD: 95.9%

Statewide: 90%

Bonnie L Garcia Elementary School is an elementary school in Laredo, TX, in the United ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 731 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 75.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 69.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,633, which is $1,511 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.uisd.net

Address

1453 Concord Hills Blvd
Laredo, TX 78046

Office phone number

(956) 764-8900

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bonnie L Garcia Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

Ethnicity

Total students

731

African American

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

730 (99.9%)

United ISD: 98.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1 (0.1%)

United ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

99.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.1%

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

75.1 %

United ISD: 55.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

84.4 %

United ISD: 75.4%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

66.6 %

United ISD: 34.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

75.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

84.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

66.6%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

69.9 %

United ISD: 39.8%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

United ISD: 36.3%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

9.4 %

United ISD: 13.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.9 %

United ISD: 9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

69.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

9.4%

Special education

7.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

B

United ISD: A

Student achievement

B

United ISD: A

School progress

A

United ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

42.3

African American

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

42.3 (100%)

United ISD: 95.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

United ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.2%

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%)

United ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

39.3 (92.9%)

United ISD: 77.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3 (7.1%)

United ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

17.3

United ISD: 16.7

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

11.2 years

United ISD: 13.6 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

$55,633

United ISD: $57,297

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$49,000

United ISD: $49,927

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$51,864

United ISD: $51,982

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$54,185

United ISD: $54,502

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,267

United ISD: $57,788

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$62,851

United ISD: $64,123

Statewide: $62,039

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