Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Valley Mills ISD: B

Total students

175

Avg. teacher experience

14.5 years

Valley Mills ISD: 12.7 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

98.6 %

Valley Mills ISD: 98.6%

Statewide: 90.3%

Valley Mills High School is a high school in Valley Mills, TX, in the Valley Mills ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 175 students. 14.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.4% 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 B for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 98.6% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.9% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Valley Mills High School was 962 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 18.6.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,405, which is $2,236 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 14.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.vmisd.net

Address

P O Box 518
Valley Mills, TX 76689-0518

Office phone number

(254) 932-5251

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Valley Mills High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

175

African American

2 (1.1%)

Valley Mills ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.6%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

49 (28%)

Valley Mills ISD: 25%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.6%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

117 (66.9%)

Valley Mills ISD: 69%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

5 (2.9%)

Valley Mills ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.1%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

28.0%

Pacific Islander

0.6%

White

66.9%

Two or more races

2.9%

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

14.3 %

Valley Mills ISD: 18.2%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

36 %

Valley Mills ISD: 47%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

7.4 %

Valley Mills ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

14.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

36.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.4%

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

7.4 %

Valley Mills ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

6.9 %

Valley Mills ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

9.1 %

Valley Mills ISD: 13.5%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

7.4%

Gifted and talented

6.9%

Special education

9.1%

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)

B

Valley Mills ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Valley Mills ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

C

Valley Mills ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Valley Mills ISD: B

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

98.6 %

Valley Mills ISD: 98.6%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

95.2 %

Valley Mills ISD: 95.2%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

100 %

Valley Mills ISD: 100%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

95.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.9 %

Valley Mills ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

0 %

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

3.3 %

Valley Mills ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0 %

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.5%

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

5 %

Valley Mills ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

0 %

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

8.5 %

Valley Mills ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

4 %

Valley Mills ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 6.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2019-2020 school year.

All students

6.4 %

Valley Mills ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 22%

African American

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

6.5 %

Valley Mills ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

6.8 %

Valley Mills ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 25.8%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2019-2020 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

0 %

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

Masked

Valley Mills ISD: Masked

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

0 %

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

N/A

Valley Mills ISD: N/A

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

962

Valley Mills ISD: 962

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

18.6

Valley Mills ISD: 18.6

Statewide: 20.2

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2019-2020.

Reading

88.6 %

Valley Mills ISD: 88.6%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

85.7 %

Valley Mills ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

82.9 %

Valley Mills ISD: 82.9%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

88.6%

Math

85.7%

Reading + Math

82.9%

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

18.8

African American

0 (0%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (5.3%)

Valley Mills ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17.8 (94.7%)

Valley Mills ISD: 94.6%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

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%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

17.8 (94.7%)

Valley Mills ISD: 89.2%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

1 (5.3%)

Valley Mills ISD: 10.8%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Valley Mills ISD: 0%

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

9.3

Valley Mills ISD: 11.2

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

14.5 years

Valley Mills ISD: 12.7 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

$55,405

Valley Mills ISD: $52,082

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$40,235

Valley Mills ISD: $40,724

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$43,012

Valley Mills ISD: $42,776

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$53,599

Valley Mills ISD: $51,677

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$55,215

Valley Mills ISD: $54,428

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$58,882

Valley Mills ISD: $58,556

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$120,882

Valley Mills ISD: $120,882

Statewide: $69,974

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