Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Ysleta ISD: B

Total students

1,499

Avg. teacher experience

12 years

Ysleta ISD: 13.7 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

96.3 %

Ysleta ISD: 89.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

Ysleta High School is a high school in El Paso, TX, in the Ysleta ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 1,499 students. 64% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 31.5% 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 B for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 96.3% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.4% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Ysleta High School was 860 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 18.7.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $57,282, which is $359 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

ysletahs.yisd.net

Address

8600 Alameda Ave
El Paso, TX 79907

Office phone number

(915) 434-8000

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Ysleta High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 19. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 20.5 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 19.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,499

African American

2 (0.1%)

Ysleta ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

5 (0.3%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.1%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

1,484 (99%)

Ysleta ISD: 95%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

5 (0.3%)

Ysleta ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

2 (0.1%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0.1%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.1%

Hispanic

99.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.3%

Two or more races

0.1%

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

64 %

Ysleta ISD: 54.4%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

88 %

Ysleta ISD: 77.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

33.3 %

Ysleta ISD: 29.9%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

64.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

88.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

33.3%

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

31.5 %

Ysleta ISD: 28.9%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

6.7 %

Ysleta ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

10.5 %

Ysleta ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

31.5%

Gifted and talented

6.7%

Special education

10.5%

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)

B

Ysleta ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Ysleta ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

A

Ysleta ISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Ysleta ISD: B

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

96.3 %

Ysleta ISD: 89.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 90%

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Ysleta ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

96.3 %

Ysleta ISD: 89.9%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Ysleta ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 86.7%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

N/A

Ysleta ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

96.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

Masked

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

1.4 %

Ysleta ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

1.3 %

Ysleta ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

White

16.7 %

Ysleta ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

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

6.5 %

Ysleta ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6.4 %

Ysleta ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 6.6%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

16.7 %

Ysleta ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2019-2020 school year.

All students

11.3 %

Ysleta ISD: 20.8%

Statewide: 22%

African American

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

Masked

Ysleta ISD: Masked

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 50%

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

11.4 %

Ysleta ISD: 20.4%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Ysleta ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.5%

White

Masked

Ysleta ISD: 31.4%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 25.8%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2019-2020 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

33.3 %

Ysleta ISD: 34.7%

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 20%

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Ysleta ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 50%

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

33.3 %

Ysleta ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Ysleta ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

N/A

Ysleta ISD: 41.5%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

N/A

Ysleta ISD: Masked

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

860

Ysleta ISD: 924

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

18.7

Ysleta ISD: 19.7

Statewide: 20.2

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2019-2020.

Reading

84.2 %

Ysleta ISD: 73.9%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

78.7 %

Ysleta ISD: 60.5%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

74.8 %

Ysleta ISD: 55.9%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

84.2%

Math

78.7%

Reading + Math

74.8%

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

89.6

African American

1 (1.1%)

Ysleta ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

77.5 (86.6%)

Ysleta ISD: 86.3%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

1 (1.1%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

10 (11.2%)

Ysleta ISD: 10.8%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

5.2 (5.9%)

Ysleta ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

57.3 (64%)

Ysleta ISD: 70.6%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

26 (29.1%)

Ysleta ISD: 27.9%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

1 (1.1%)

Ysleta ISD: 0.4%

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

16.7

Ysleta ISD: 14.5

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

12 years

Ysleta ISD: 13.7 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

$57,282

Ysleta ISD: $57,659

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$54,012

Ysleta ISD: $47,061

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$54,072

Ysleta ISD: $53,774

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$54,638

Ysleta ISD: $54,826

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$57,810

Ysleta ISD: $58,157

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$62,918

Ysleta ISD: $62,899

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Ysleta ISD: $67,054

Statewide: $69,974

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