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South Texas ISD Science Academy

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  Excellent  |   (Based on 2019 STAAR Data)

Accountability

Ratings & Designations of South Texas ISD Science Academy

Accountability Ratings


  Excellent
Scaled Score
Student Achievement 97
Student Progress 95
Closing Performance Gaps 88
Overall 94

Distinction Designations


 

Read/ELA
Mathematic
Science
Social Studies
Comparative Academic Growth
Comparative Closing the Gaps

About

School

School Summary
South Texas ISD Science Academy is located at 900 MED HIGH DR, MERCEDES, TX, 78570-9702. The school is part of SOUTH TEXAS ISD.
To contact the school, call (956) 565-4620. The email address for the school is irma.castillo@stisd.net.

Teachers
South Texas ISD Science Academy employs 57 teachers, who have been with the school an average of 12 years. The teachers average 20 years of experience in teaching. The school currently has 774 students with a student to teacher ratio of 13.60 S/T. The special education division has 2 teachers assisting it. South Texas ISD Science Academy also employs 7 education aids.
Enrollment 774
Is Charter No
School District: SOUTH TEXAS ISD
Phone Number: (956) 565-4620
Address: 900 MED HIGH DR ,
MERCEDES , 78570-9702
County: HIDALGO
Grade Span 09 - 12
Principal MRS IRMA CASTILLO
Email irma.castillo@stisd.net
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Student / Staff

Statistics

Student Statistics

Ethnic Group Number Percent
African American 7 0.90 %
Hispanic 586 75.71 %
White 72 9.30 %
Asian 100 12.92 %
Native American 1 0.13 %
Two or More Races 8 1.03 %
Total Students 774 100.00%
Economically Disadvantaged 314 40.57 %
Limited English Proficiency 9 1.16 %
 
Program Number Percent
Bilingual 9 1.16 %
Gifted & Talented 213 27.52 %
Special Education 17 2.20 %
Teacher Student Ratio   13.60 S/T

Staff Statistics

Experience Number Percent
Over 20 years 25 44.72%
10 - 20 years 22 39.44%
6 - 10 years 7 12.32%
1- 5 years 2 3.52%
Beginning Teacher 0 0.00%
Teacher Experience Average 20.40 yrs  
Teacher Tenure Average 12.30 yrs  
 
Teacher Type Number Percent
Total Teachers 57 100.00%
Female Teachers 22 39.08%
Male Teachers 35 60.92%
School Admin 3  
School Support 8  
Edu Aids 7  
Special Education 2  

2019 STAAR

Statistics

Group All Subjects Read Math Science SocStudies Writing      
ALL 96 % 95 % 84 % 96 % 99 % . %
African American 100 % 100 % . % . % . % . %
Hispanic 95 % 94 % 85 % 98 % 98 % . %
White 98 % 100 % * % 100 % 100 % . %
Asian 96 % 95 % * % * % 100 % . %
Two or More Races 100 % * % . % * % * % . %
Economically Disadvantaged 93 % 92 % 78 % 96 % 97 % . %
Male Students 95 % 95 % 73 % 93 % 99 % . %
Female Students 96 % 95 % 94 % 100 % 98 % . %
Special Education 72 % 72 % * % * % * % . %
Limited English Proficiency 67 % 58 % * % * % * % . %

Class of 2018

Graduates

Standardized Test

Graduation

Group % Tested SAT Avg ACT Avg Abv Criteria   Read Ready Math Ready Both Ready Graduated GED Cont. Dropout
ALL 100 1254 25.8 84.5   95.5 90.3 89.6 98.7 0 1.3 0
African American * * * *   * * * * * * *
Hispanic 100 1241 25 82.8   93.8 87.5 86.6 98.2 0 1.8 0
White 100 1333 * 100   100 100 100 100 0 0 0
Asian 100 1290 28.5 90.9   100 100 100 100 0 0 0
Two or More Races -2 * . *   . . . . . . .
Male Students 100 1260 25.9 85   94.9 90.8 90.8 99 0 1 0
Female Students 100 1243 25.7 83.6   96.4 89.3 87.5 98.2 0 1.8 0
Special Education n/a n/a n/a n/a   * * * * * * *
Eco Disadvantaged n/a n/a n/a n/a   91.5 84.7 84.7 98.4 0 1.6 0

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