A P Solis Middle School

700 South Ave, Donna, TX 78537 | (956) 464-1650
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 821
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 116 N 10th St, Donna, TX 78537
  • Principal or Admin: Chriselda Lynn Saenz
  • Fax: (956) 464-1786
  • Website: www.donnaisd.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 821
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 65.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 401 (48.8%)
  • Females: 420 (51.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 8 (1.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 282 (34.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 290 (35.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
A P Solis Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20.2%
Asian--
Hispanic81899.6%
White10.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For A P Solis Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade28835.1%
7th Grade28134.2%
8th Grade25230.7%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
10.0
District:
8.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
37.3%
District:
40.8%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
23.0%
District:
21.3%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
14.2%
District:
14.9%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
18.4%
District:
13.7%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$64,743
District:
$68,867
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$47,548
District:
$46,748
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$37,709
District:
$40,363
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$42,954
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,253
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,119
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$58,716
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that A P Solis Middle School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201068.0%70.0%82.0%
200966.0%68.0%80.0%
200863.0%72.0%80.0%
 
Reading Test
201067.0%67.0%86.0%
200975.0%76.0%91.0%
200864.0%76.0%91.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201063.0%70.0%81.0%
200962.0%68.0%79.0%
200854.0%65.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201064.0%65.0%86.0%
200954.0%63.0%84.0%
200856.0%64.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
201089.0%87.0%74.0%
200980.0%83.0%72.0%
200874.0%80.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201076.0%77.0%80.0%
200975.0%77.0%79.0%
200869.0%68.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201081.0%82.0%91.0%
200979.0%86.0%93.0%
200878.0%83.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
201065.0%66.0%78.0%
200948.0%60.0%72.0%
200848.0%48.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201096.0%93.0%95.0%
200993.0%90.0%92.0%
200883.0%83.0%90.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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