Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Victoria ISD: C

Total students

500

Avg. teacher experience

10.7 years

Victoria ISD: 11.4 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Victoria ISD: 95.9%

Statewide: 90.3%

Smith Elementary School is an elementary school in Victoria, TX, in the Victoria ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 500 students. 51.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 26.2% 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 D for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $49,515, which is $8,126 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.7 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

500

African American

24 (4.8%)

Victoria ISD: 6.1%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

5 (1%)

Victoria ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (0.6%)

Victoria ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

373 (74.6%)

Victoria ISD: 67%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

82 (16.4%)

Victoria ISD: 24%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

13 (2.6%)

Victoria ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

4.8%

American Indian

1.0%

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

74.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

16.4%

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

51.6 %

Victoria ISD: 47.7%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

68.8 %

Victoria ISD: 65.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

26.2 %

Victoria ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

51.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

68.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

26.2%

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

26.2 %

Victoria ISD: 7%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

4.2 %

Victoria ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

8.4 %

Victoria ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

26.2%

Gifted and talented

4.2%

Special education

8.4%

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)

D

Victoria ISD: C

Student achievement (2018-2019)

F

Victoria ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

D

Victoria ISD: C

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

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 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 %

Victoria ISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Victoria ISD: 18.2%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

0 %

Victoria ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Victoria ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3.4 %

Victoria ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Victoria ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

2.4 %

Victoria ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

0 %

Victoria ISD: 9.2%

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

30.8

African American

0.8 (2.4%)

Victoria ISD: 5%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

8.8 (28.6%)

Victoria ISD: 23%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20.2 (65.7%)

Victoria ISD: 70%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

1 (3.3%)

Victoria ISD: 1.1%

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%)

Victoria ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

22.6 (73.5%)

Victoria ISD: 82%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

8.2 (26.5%)

Victoria ISD: 16.6%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Victoria ISD: 0.7%

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

16.3

Victoria ISD: 14.4

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

10.7 years

Victoria ISD: 11.4 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

$49,515

Victoria ISD: $50,292

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$46,319

Victoria ISD: $45,818

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$46,672

Victoria ISD: $46,950

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$49,189

Victoria ISD: $49,332

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$50,744

Victoria ISD: $51,507

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$57,927

Victoria ISD: $57,001

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$55,739

Victoria ISD: $59,110

Statewide: $69,974

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