Conroe ISD earns B in the 2018-19 A-F accountability system

The Texas Education Agency released its 2018-19 accountability ratings on Aug. 15.

The Texas Education Agency released its 2018-19 accountability ratings on Aug. 15.

The Texas Education Agency released the 2018-19 accountability ratings for school districts across the state Aug. 15. Conroe ISD received a B for its work during the 2018-19 school year with its 62,577 students and 59 campuses.

Of those 59 schools, 21 received an A, 24 received a B, 10 received a C and two received a D. The Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program, the Juvenile Detention Center and ninth-grade campuses were not graded.

Overall grades for campuses are calculated based on the school’s performance in three domains: Student Achievement, School Progress and Closing the Gaps, according to the TEA. Here is how the district ranked in each domain:

Student Achievement: B
This rating is based on how much students know and how well they do at the end of the school year. CISD earned 89 out of 100, the same as last year.

School Progress: B
This rating is determined based on how well students do over time and how the school itself is growing. CISD earned 89 out of 100, one point higher than last year.

Closing the Gaps: B

This rating shows how different populations in the student body are performing. CISD earned 88 out of 100, one point lower than last year.

For a more in-depth look at how each school performed, visit Here’s how each campus was rated overall:

Elementary schools
Anderson — 81 (B)
Armstrong — 86 (B)
Austin — 80 (B)
Birnham Woods — 90 (A)
Bradley — 88 (B)
Broadway — 94 (A)
Buckalew — 96 (A)
Bush — 95 (A)
Creighton — 65 (D)
David — 95 (A)
Deretchin — 93 (A)
Ford — 79 (C)
Galatas — 93 (A)
Giesinger — 89 (B)
Glen Loch — 82 (B)
Hailey — 86 (B)
Houser — 72 (C)
Houston — 74 (C)
Kaufman — 91 (A)
Lamar — 81 (B)
Milam — 70 (C)
Oak Ridge — 80 (B)
Patterson — 74 (C)
Powell — 92 (A)
Reaves — 80 (B)
Rice — 74 (C)
Ride — 92 (A)
Runyan — 77 (C)
San Jacinto — 64 (D)
Snyder — 91 (A)
Stewart — 87 (B)
Tough — 96 (A)
Wilkinson — 73 (C)

Middle schools
Bozman — 82 (B)
Clark — 93 (A)
Collins — 97 (A)
Cox — 87 (B)
Cryar — 81 (B)
Grangerland — 81 (B)
Irons — 89 (B)
Knox — 93 (A)
McCullough — 96 (A)
Mitchell — 97 (A)
Moorhead — 80 (B)
Peet — 83 (B)
Travis — 84 (B)
Vogel — 83 (B)
Washington — 89 (B)
Wilkerson — 84 (B)
York — 93 (A)

High schools
Caney Creek —79 (C)
College Park — 92 (A)
Conroe — 82 (B)
Grand Oaks — 90 (A)
Hauke — 76 (C)
Oak Ridge — 89 (B)
The Woodlands — 92 (A)
By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


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