Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Van Alstyne ISD: A

Total students

425

Avg. teacher experience

11.3 years

Van Alstyne ISD: 11.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Van Alstyne ISD: 99.1%

Statewide: 90%

Bob And Lola Sanford Elementary School is an elementary school in Van Alstyne, TX, in the Van Alstyne ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 425 students. 36.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of C 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 $50,968, which is $6,123 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

300 Williams Way
Van Alstyne, TX 75495

Office phone number

(903) 482-8802

Principal

  • Sherry Stillman

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 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

425

African American

4 (0.9%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.5%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

5 (1.2%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

79 (18.6%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 16.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

323 (76%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 75.9%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

12 (2.8%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.9%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

1.2%

Hispanic

18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

76.0%

Two or more races

2.8%

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

36.7 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 21.2%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

34.6 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 25.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

4.9 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

36.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

34.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.9%

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

4.7 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 30%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.7 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.8 %

Van Alstyne ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

4.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.7%

Special education

14.8%

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

C

Van Alstyne ISD: A

Student achievement

C

Van Alstyne ISD: A

School progress

D

Van Alstyne ISD: B

Closing the gaps

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 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

29.5

African American

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

1 (3.4%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 4.9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

28.5 (96.6%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 1.6%

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%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

23 (78%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 76.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

6.5 (22%)

Van Alstyne ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 24.5%

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 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

14.4

Van Alstyne ISD: 14.8

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

11.3 years

Van Alstyne ISD: 11.1 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

$50,968

Van Alstyne ISD: $50,925

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$45,750

Van Alstyne ISD: $45,986

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$46,661

Van Alstyne ISD: $46,866

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$49,333

Van Alstyne ISD: $50,094

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$52,280

Van Alstyne ISD: $52,849

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$57,283

Van Alstyne ISD: $58,122

Statewide: $65,449

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