Accountability rating (2018-2019)

Not rated

University Of Texas University Cha: B

Total students

22

Avg. teacher experience

14 years

University Of Texas University Cha: 13.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

University Of Texas University Cha: 31.8%

Statewide: 90%

Helping Hand is an charter elementary school in Austin, TX, in the University Of Texas University Cha school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 22 students. 100% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of Not rated 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 $54,184, which is $2,907 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 14 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.utcharter.org

Address

2200 E 6th St
Austin, TX 78702-7667

Office phone number

(512) 751-4534

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Helping Hand are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

22

African American

5 (22.7%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 18.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 2.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

8 (36.4%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 32.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9 (40.9%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 43.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

22.7%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

36.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

40.9%

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

100 %

University Of Texas University Cha: 94.9%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

100 %

University Of Texas University Cha: 60.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

University Of Texas University Cha: 6.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

100.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

100.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

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

0 %

University Of Texas University Cha: 6.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

University Of Texas University Cha: 22%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

University Of Texas University Cha: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

63.6 %

University Of Texas University Cha: 36.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

63.6%

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

Not rated

University Of Texas University Cha: B

Student achievement

Not rated

University Of Texas University Cha: B

School progress

Not rated

University Of Texas University Cha: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated

University Of Texas University Cha: Not rated

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

3

African American

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 10.7%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (33.6%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 17%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (66.4%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 71%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 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%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

2 (66.4%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 64.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

1 (33.6%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 31.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

University Of Texas University Cha: 3.8%

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

7.4

University Of Texas University Cha: 8.2

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

14 years

University Of Texas University Cha: 13.1 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

$54,184

University Of Texas University Cha: $55,568

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

University Of Texas University Cha: $47,647

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

N/A

University Of Texas University Cha: $49,606

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$51,530

University Of Texas University Cha: $53,818

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

N/A

University Of Texas University Cha: $57,273

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$59,431

University Of Texas University Cha: $62,916

Statewide: $65,449

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