Despite declining enrollment from 2019-20 to 2020-21, Conroe ISD projects 5.51% enrollment growth from 2018-19, and Montgomery ISD projects 3.31% enrollment growth since 2018-19. At the same time, Willis ISD has seen enrollment grow steadily, projecting 11.74% growth since 2018-19.
The three districts also saw salaries increase in 2021-22 for starting teachers. See how the starting and superintendent salaries stack up.
Despite decreasing property tax rates for the districts since 2018-19, the amount property owners pay in school taxes has remained relatively steady or even increased during that time.
Conroe and Willis ISDs had the highest percentage of English language learner and economically disadvantaged students in the 2020-21 school year, state data shows.
Further, the three districts are primarily comprised of white and Hispanic or Latino students, according to state data.
Substitute daily pay ranges in the districts based on certifications.
Anna joined Community Impact in 2016 and is the editor of the Tomball-Magnolia and Conroe-Montgomery editions. She previously was a reporter for the Tomball-Magnolia edition. Prior to CI, Anna graduated with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Ohio where she served as editor-in-chief of Cedars. She also interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette. Outside of work, Anna enjoys snuggling her dogs, Opie and Luna, baking or reading.
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