Accountability rating

B

United ISD: A

Total students

616

Avg. teacher experience

20.1 years

United ISD: 13.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

United ISD: 95.9%

Statewide: 90%

Newman Elementary School is an elementary school in Laredo, TX, in the United ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 616 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 64.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 56.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $61,170, which is $7,048 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.uisd.net

Address

1300 Alta Vista
Laredo, TX 78041

Office phone number

(956) 473-3800

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Newman 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

616

African American

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

4 (0.6%)

United ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

611 (99.2%)

United ISD: 98.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1 (0.2%)

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

0.6%

Hispanic

99.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.2%

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

64.4 %

United ISD: 55.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

87.7 %

United ISD: 75.4%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

56.3 %

United ISD: 34.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

64.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

87.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

56.3%

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

56.3 %

United ISD: 39.8%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

United ISD: 36.3%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5 %

United ISD: 13.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.9 %

United ISD: 9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

56.3%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

5.0%

Special education

8.9%

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

B

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

39.8

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

39.8 (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

29 (72.9%)

United ISD: 77.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

10.8 (27.1%)

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

15.5

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

20.1 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

$61,170

United ISD: $57,297

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

United ISD: $49,927

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$52,473

United ISD: $51,982

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$53,840

United ISD: $54,502

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$58,057

United ISD: $57,788

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$65,599

United ISD: $64,123

Statewide: $62,039

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