Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Van Alstyne ISD: A

Total students

453

Avg. teacher experience

10.2 years

Van Alstyne ISD: 11.7 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Van Alstyne ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.3%

Bob And Lola Sanford Elementary School is an elementary school in Van Alstyne, TX, in the Van Alstyne ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 453 students. 32.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.5% 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 C for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $50,635, which is $7,006 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

300 Williams Way
Van Alstyne, TX 75495

Office phone number

(903) 482-8802

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bob And Lola Sanford Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

453

African American

5 (1.1%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (0.9%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

88 (19.4%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 18%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

344 (75.9%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 74.6%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

12 (2.6%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.1%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.9%

Hispanic

19.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

75.9%

Two or more races

2.6%

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

32.7 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 22.9%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

33.3 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 26.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

5.7 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

32.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

33.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.7%

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

5.5 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

3.3 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

13.9 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 11.7%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

5.5%

Gifted and talented

3.3%

Special education

13.9%

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)

C

Van Alstyne ISD: A

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Van Alstyne ISD: A

School progress (2018-2019)

D

Van Alstyne ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Van Alstyne 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

3.4 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Van Alstyne ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5.4 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Van Alstyne ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.2%

White

2.9 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

0 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 4.4%

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

31.8

African American

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (3.1%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (3.1%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

29.8 (93.7%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 91.2%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 1.6%

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%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

23.3 (73.2%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 76.2%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

8.5 (26.8%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 23.8%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne 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

14.3

Van Alstyne ISD: 14.9

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

10.2 years

Van Alstyne ISD: 11.7 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

$50,635

Van Alstyne ISD: $50,873

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$48,500

Van Alstyne ISD: $43,536

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$46,611

Van Alstyne ISD: $46,715

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$49,583

Van Alstyne ISD: $49,954

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$52,731

Van Alstyne ISD: $53,280

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$57,750

Van Alstyne ISD: $57,608

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Van Alstyne ISD: $59,823

Statewide: $69,974

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