District and School Ratings for 1994 through 2002

District Accountability Ratings for Texas Public School Districts, 1994 through 2002 (updated April 2004)

Accountability Rating

1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Exemplary
6
0.6%
14
1.3%
37
3.5%
65
6.2%
120
11.5%
122
11.7%
168
16.1%
178
17.1%
149
14.3%
Recognized
54
5.2%
137
13.1%
209
20.0%
321
30.8%
329
31.6%
383
36.8%
439
42.2%
471
45.3%
425
40.9%
Academically Acceptable
983
94.0%
860
82.3%
788
75.5%
650
62.3%
585
56.1%
523
50.2%
428
41.1%
390
37.5%
450
43.3%
Academically Unacceptable
3
0.3%
34
3.3%
8
0.8%
4
0.4%
6
0.6%
7
0.7 %
5
0.5%
1
0.1%
14
1.3%
Academically Unacceptable: SAI*
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
2
0.2%
3
0.3%
2
0.2%
3
0.3%
1
0.1%
0
0.0%
2
0.2%
Unacceptable: Data Quality
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
4
0.4%
0
0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
Suspended: Data Inquiry
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
TOTAL
1,046
100.0%
1,045
100.0%
1,044
100.0%
1,043
100.0%
1,042
100.0%
1,042
100.0%
1,041
100.0%
1,040
100.0%
1,040
100.0%

* SAI = Special Accreditation Investigation
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


Counts of Charter Districts, 1997 through 2002

 
1997
1998
1999
2000 2001 2002
Charter School Districts
16
19
61
142 159 180


Charters do not receive an accountability rating at the district level; however, ratings for charter schools are included in the School Accountability Ratings chart, as well as in a separate chart below.


School Accountability Ratings for Texas Public Schools including Charter Schools, 1994 through 2002

Accountability Rating

1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Exemplary
67
1.1%
255
4.1%
394
6.2%
683
10.5%
1,048
15.7%
1,120
16.5%
1,296
18.8%
1,571
22.5%
1,918 27.0%
Recognized
516
8.4%
1,004
16.1%
1,309
20.6%
1,617
24.8%
1,666
25.0%
1,843
27.1%
2,009
29.1%
2,327
33.3%
2,391
33.7%
Acceptable
5,176
84.1%
4,347
69.9%
4,127
64.9%
3,679
56.5%
3,365
50.5%
3,147
46.3%
2,912
42.2%
2,469
35.4%
2,063
29.1%
Acceptable: Data Issues
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
36
0.5%
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
Low Performing
54
0.9%
267
4.3%
108
1.7%
67
1.0%
59
0.9%
96
1.4%
146
2.1%
100
1.4%
166
2.3%
Suspended: Data Inquiry
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
Alternative Education
254
4.1%
253
4.1%
309
4.9%
331
5.1%
406
6.1%
394
5.8%
326
4.7%
338
4.8%
387
5.5%
NR: PK-K
85
1.4%
94
1.5%
111
1.7%
120
1.8%
118
1.8%
124
1.8%
135
2.0%
136
1.9%
143
2.0%
NR: Charter (New)
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
16
0.2%
3
0.0%
44
0.6%
62
0.9%
15
0.2%
16
0.2%
NR: Charter (Insufficient Data)
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
12
0.2%
12
0.2%
7
0.1%
NR: Data Quality
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
5
0.1%
13
0.2%
2
0.0%
TOTAL*
6,152
100.0%
6,220
100.0%
6,358
100.0%
6,513
100.0%
6,665
100.0%
6,804
100.0%
6,903
100.0%
6,981
100.0%
7,093
100.0%

*Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


Charter School Accountability Ratings, 1998 through 2002

Accountability Rating

 1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Exemplary
0
0%
2
3.0%
5
2.8%
5
2.6%
15
6.5%
Recognized
1
5.0%
3
4.5%
7
4.0%
9
4.8%
9
3.9%
Acceptable
7
35.0%
7
10.6%
31
17.6%
40
21.2%
31
13.5%
Low Performing
2
10.0%
3
4.5%
20
11.4%
42
22.2%
39
17.0%
AE: Commended
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
0
0.0%
1
0.5%
3
1.3%
AE: Acceptable
2
10.0%
5
7.6%
8
4.5%
23
12.2%
53
23.0%
AE: Needs Review
5
25.0%
1
1.5%
24
13.6%
37
19.6%
50
21.7%
AE: Not Rated
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
1
0.5%
6
2.6%
NR: PK-K
0
0%
1
1.5%
3
1.7%
1
0.5%
1
0.4%
NR: Charter (New)
3
15.0%
44
66.7%
62
35.2%
15
7.9%
16
7.0%
NR: Charter (Insufficient Data)
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
12
6.8%
12
6.3%
7
3.0%
NR: Data Quality
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
4
2.3%
3
1.6%
0
0.0%
TOTAL*
20
100.0%
66
100.0%
176
100.0%
189
100.0%
230
100.0%


*Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.
AE refers to the Alternative Education Accountability System. For more information, refer to the 2002 Alternative Education Accountability Manual.

 


District Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Attendance Rate, 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
Attendance Rate

 2001

 2002

Count

Percent

Count

Percent

Acknowledged
336
32.3%
285
27.4%
Does Not Qualify
702
67.5%
755
72.6%
Not Applicable
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
Not Eligible
2
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL
1,040
100.0%
1,040
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Districts not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


District Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Algebra I End-of-Course Examination, 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
Algebra I End-of-Course Examination

 2002

Count

Percent

Acknowledged
52
5.0%
Does Not Qualify
948
91.2%
Not Applicable
40
3.8%
TOTAL
1,040
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


District Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Advanced Courses, 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
Advanced Courses

 2002

Count

Percent

Acknowledged
61
5.9%
Does Not Qualify
913
87.8%
Not Applicable
66
6.3%
TOTAL
1,040
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


District Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, AP/IB Examination Results, 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
AP/IB Examination Results

 2002

Count

Percent

Acknowledged
43
4.1%
Does Not Qualify
929
89.3%
Not Applicable
68
6.5%
TOTAL
1,040
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


District Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, College Admissions Tests (SAT I and ACT), 1997 through 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
College Admissions Tests (SAT I and ACT)

 1997
 1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
10
1.0%
14
1.3%
10
1.0
11
1.1%
7
0.7%
31
3.0%
Does Not Qualify
947
90.8%
949
91.1%
935
89.7%
953
91.5%
962
92.5%
936
90.0%
Not Applicable
76
7.3%
73
7.0%
80
7.7%
75
7.2%
69
6.6%
73
7.0%
Not Eligible
10
1.0%
6
0.6%
17
1.6%
2
0.2%
2
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL
1,043
100.0%
1,042
100.0%
1,042
100.0%
1,041
100.0%
1,040
100.0%
1040
100.0%
*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Districts not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.


District Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, TAAS/TASP Equivalency, 1997 through 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
TAAS/TASP Equivalency

 1997
 1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
9
0.9%
14
1.3%
9
0.9%
28
2.7%
43
4.1%
132
12.7%
Does Not Qualify
946
90.7%
948
91.0%
933
89.5%
936
89.9%
925
88.9%
834
80.2%
Not Applicable
78
7.5%
74
7.1%
83
8.0%
75
7.2%
70
6.7%
74
7.1%
Not Eligible
10
1.0%
6
0.6%
17
1.6
2
0.2%
2
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL
1,043
100.0%
1,042
100.0%
1,042
100.0%
1,041
100.0%
1,040
100.0%
1,040
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Districts not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

District Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Recommended High School Program, 2000 through 2002

Additional Acknowledgment
Recommended High School Program

 2000

 2001

 2002

Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
153
14.7%
445
42.8%
558
53.7%
Does Not Qualify
811
77.9%
524
50.4%
410
39.4%
Not Applicable
75
7.2%
69
6.6%
72
6.9%
Not Eligible
2
0.2%
2
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL
1,041
100.0%
1,040
100.0%
1,040
100.0%
*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Districts not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.


School Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Attendance Rate, 2001 and 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
Attendance Rate

 2001
 2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
1,586
22.7%
1,345
19.0%
Does Not Qualify
4,643
66.5%
5,071
71.5%
Not Applicable
136
1.9%
677
9.5%
Not Eligible
113
1.6%
n/a
n/a
Alternative Education
339
4.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: PK-K
136
1.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (New)
16
0.2%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (Insufficient Data)
12
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL*
6,981
100.0%
7,093
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Schools not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
The Alternative Education, NR:PK-K, NR: Charter (New), and NR Charter (Insufficient Data) categories were not used in 2002. Schools in these categories were included in the Not Applicable category.
*
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


School Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Comparable Improvement, 1998 through 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
Comparable Improvement

 1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Acknowledged for Mathematics
169
2.5%
203
3.0%
259
3.8%
437
6.3%
448
6.3%
Acknowledged for Reading
718
10.8%
964
14.2%
1,040
15.1%
1,050
15.0%
1,042
14.7%
Acknowledged for Both
168
2.5%
183
2.7%
258
3.7%
315
4.5%
389
5.5%
Does Not Qualify
5,020
75.3%
4,743
69.7%
4,657
67.5%
4,563
65.4%
4,659
65.7%
Not Applicable
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
555
7.8%
Not Eligible
 63
 0.9%
149
2.2%
153
2.2%
113
1.6%
n/a
n/a
Alternative Education
406
6.1%
394
5.8%
327
4.7%
339
4.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: PK-K
118
1.8%
124
1.8%
135
2.0%
136
1.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (New)
3
0.0%
44
0.6%
62
0.9%
16
0.2%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (Insufficient Data)
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
12
0.2%
12
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL*
6,665
100.0%
6,804
100.0%
6,903
100.0%
6,981
100.0%
7,093
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Schools not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
The Alternative Education, NR:PK-K, NR: Charter (New), and NR Charter (Insufficient Data) categories were not used in 2002. Schools in these categories were included in the Not Applicable category.
*
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 

School Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Algebra I End-of-Course Examination, 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
Algebra I End-of-Course Examination

 2002

Count
Percent
Acknowledged
861
12.1%
Does Not Qualify
1,588
22.4%
Not Applicable
4,644
65.5%
TOTAL
7,093
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


School Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Advanced Courses, 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
Advanced Courses

 2002
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
107
1.5%
Does Not Qualify
1,229
17.3%
Not Applicable
5,757
81.2%
TOTAL
7,093
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


School Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, AP/IB Examination Results, 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
AP/IB Examination Results

 2002
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
83
1.2%
Does Not Qualify
1,173
16.5%
Not Applicable
5,837
82.3%
TOTAL
7,093
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

 


School Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, College Admissions Tests (SAT and ACT), 1997 through 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
College Admissions Tests (SAT and ACT)

 1997
 1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
17
0.3%
21
0.3%
18
0.3%
19
0.3%
17
0.2%
51
0.7%
Does Not Qualify
1,111
17.1%
1,138
17.1%
1,126
16.5%
1,171
17.0%
1,191
17.1%
1,187
16.7%
Not Applicable
4,874
74.8%
4,957
74.4%
5,050
74.2%
5,150
74.6%
5,157
73.9%
5,855
82.5%
Not Eligible
45
0.7%
22
0.3%
48
0.7%
27
0.4%
113
1.6%
n/a
n/a
Alternative Education
 330
 5.1%
 406
 6.1%
394
5.8%
327
4.7%
339
4.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: PK-K
 120
 1.8%
 118
 1.8%
124
1.8%
135
2.0%
136
1.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (New)
16
0.2%
3
0.0%
44
0.6%
62
0.9%
16
0.2%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (Insufficient Data)
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
12
0.2%
12
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL*
6,513
100.0%
6,665
100.0%
6,804
100.0%
6,903
100.0%
6,981
100.0%
7,093
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Schools not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
The Alternative Education, NR:PK-K, NR: Charter (New), and NR Charter (Insufficient Data) categories were not used in 2002. Schools in these categories were included in the Not Applicable category.
*
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.


School Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, TAAS/TASP Equivalency, 1997 through 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
TAAS/TASP Equivalency

 1997
 1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
10
0.2%
16
0.2%
13
0.2%
35
0.5%
61
0.9%
162
2.3%
Does Not Qualify
1,116
17.1%
1,141
17.1%
1,125
16.5%
1,145
16.6%
1,136
16.3%
1,063
15.0%
Not Applicable
4,876
74.9%
4,959
74.4%
5,056
74.3%
5,161
74.8%
5,168
74.0%
5,868
82.7%
Not Eligible
45
0.7%
22
0.3%
48
0.7%
26
0.4%
113
1.6%
n/a
n/a
Alternative Education
 330
 5.1%
 406
 6.1%
394
5.8%
327
4.7%
339
4.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: PK-K
 120
 1.8%
 118
 1.8%
124
1.8%
135
2.0%
136
1.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (New)
16
0.2%
3
0.0%
44
0.6%
62
0.9%
16
0.2%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (Insufficient Data)
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
12
0.2%
12
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL*
6,513
100.0%
6,665
100.0%
6,804
100.0%
6,903
100.0%
6,981
100.0%
7,093
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Schools not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
The Alternative Education, NR:PK-K, NR: Charter (New), and NR Charter (Insufficient Data) categories were not used in 2002. Schools in these categories were included in the Not Applicable category.
*
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.

School Gold Performance Acknowledgment*, Recommended High School Program, 2000 through 2002

Gold Performance Acknowledgment
Recommended High School Program

 2000
 2001
 2002
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Count
Percent
Acknowledged
192
2.8%
542
7.8%
697
9.8%
Does Not Qualify
1,006
14.6%
678
9.7%
555
7.8%
Not Applicable
5,140
74.5%
5,145
73.7%
5,841
82.3%
Not Eligible
29
0.4%
113
1.6%
n/a
n/a
Alternative Education
327
4.7%
339
4.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: PK-K
135
2.0%
136
1.9%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (New)
62
0.9%
16
0.2%
n/a
n/a
NR: Charter (Insufficient Data)
12
0.2%
12
0.2%
n/a
n/a
TOTAL*
6,903
100.0%
6,981
100.0%
7,093
100.0%

*Acknowledgments were known as Additional Acknowledgments through 2001. Beginning with 2002 they are known as Gold Performance Acknowledgments.
The Not Eligible category was not used in 2002. Schools not eligible for GPA were included in the Does Not Qualify category.
The Alternative Education, NR:PK-K, NR: Charter (New), and NR Charter (Insufficient Data) categories were not used in 2002. Schools in these categories were included in the Not Applicable category.
*
Totals on percentages may not be exactly 100.0% due to rounding.