Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Victoria ISD: C

Total students

537

Avg. teacher experience

10.5 years

Victoria ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Victoria ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 90%

Smith Elementary School is an elementary school in Victoria, TX, in the Victoria ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 537 students. 38.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 25% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of D 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 $49,580, which is $7,511 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

P O Box 1759
Victoria, TX 77902-3679

Office phone number

(361) 788-9605

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Smith Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 03. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 03.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

537

African American

17 (3.2%)

Victoria ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Victoria ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.4%)

Victoria ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

402 (74.9%)

Victoria ISD: 66.4%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

98 (18.2%)

Victoria ISD: 24.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

17 (3.2%)

Victoria ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

3.2%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

74.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

18.2%

Two or more races

3.2%

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

38.7 %

Victoria ISD: 45.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

76.2 %

Victoria ISD: 65.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

24.2 %

Victoria ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

38.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

76.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

24.2%

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

25 %

Victoria ISD: 6.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Victoria ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

2.2 %

Victoria ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.8 %

Victoria ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

25.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

2.2%

Special education

8.8%

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

D

Victoria ISD: C

Student achievement

F

Victoria ISD: C

School progress

D

Victoria ISD: C

Closing the gaps

D

Victoria ISD: C

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

34.4

African American

1.5 (4.4%)

Victoria ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

11 (32.1%)

Victoria ISD: 22.9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.9 (63.6%)

Victoria ISD: 70%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0.9%

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%)

Victoria ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

22.1 (64.2%)

Victoria ISD: 82.2%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

12.3 (35.8%)

Victoria ISD: 16.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0.6%

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

15.6

Victoria ISD: 14.5

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

10.5 years

Victoria ISD: 11.5 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

$49,580

Victoria ISD: $50,626

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$47,121

Victoria ISD: $45,667

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$47,103

Victoria ISD: $47,390

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$49,393

Victoria ISD: $49,027

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$51,491

Victoria ISD: $52,083

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$53,885

Victoria ISD: $58,196

Statewide: $65,449

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