Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

West Hardin County CISD: C

Total students

317

Avg. teacher experience

12.6 years

West Hardin County CISD: 11.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

West Hardin County CISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 90%

West Hardin Elementary School is an elementary school in Saratoga, TX, in the West Hardin County CISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 317 students. 40.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% 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 $47,016, which is $10,075 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.6 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.westhardin.org

Address

39227 Hwy 105
Saratoga, TX 77585

Office phone number

(936) 274-5061

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in West Hardin Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

317

African American

2 (0.6%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.9%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

17 (5.4%)

West Hardin County CISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

288 (90.9%)

West Hardin County CISD: 92.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

7 (2.2%)

West Hardin County CISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.9%

Hispanic

5.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

90.9%

Two or more races

2.2%

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

40.4 %

West Hardin County CISD: 45.9%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

75.7 %

West Hardin County CISD: 65.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

West Hardin County CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

40.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

75.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

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

0 %

West Hardin County CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

West Hardin County CISD: 32%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

5 %

West Hardin County CISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.1 %

West Hardin County CISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

5.0%

Special education

10.1%

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 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

West Hardin County CISD: C

Student achievement

D

West Hardin County CISD: B

School progress

C

West Hardin County CISD: C

Closing the gaps

F

West Hardin County CISD: D

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

19.9

African American

0 (0%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.5 (2.5%)

West Hardin County CISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

19.4 (97.5%)

West Hardin County CISD: 97.8%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0%

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%)

West Hardin County CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

18.9 (95.1%)

West Hardin County CISD: 86.2%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

1 (4.9%)

West Hardin County CISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

West Hardin County CISD: 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

16

West Hardin County CISD: 13.2

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

12.6 years

West Hardin County CISD: 11.3 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

$47,016

West Hardin County CISD: $47,770

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$35,397

West Hardin County CISD: $34,596

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$37,336

West Hardin County CISD: $38,146

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$44,743

West Hardin County CISD: $50,753

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$52,456

West Hardin County CISD: $57,301

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$55,086

West Hardin County CISD: $56,757

Statewide: $65,449

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