Accountability rating (2018-2019)

Not rated

Abilene ISD: B

Total students

50

Avg. teacher experience

17.4 years

Abilene ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Abilene ISD: 95.3%

Statewide: 90%

DAEP is an elementary/secondary school in Abilene, TX, in the Abilene ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 50 students. 94% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of Not rated for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,460, which is $1,631 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 17.4 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.abileneisd.org

Address

342 Cockerell
Abilene, TX 79601

Office phone number

(325) 794-4150

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in DAEP are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 14. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 25.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 14.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

50

African American

9 (18%)

Abilene ISD: 13.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

23 (46%)

Abilene ISD: 44.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

15 (30%)

Abilene ISD: 35.6%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

3 (6%)

Abilene ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

18.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

46.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

30.0%

Two or more races

6.0%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

94 %

Abilene ISD: 51.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

90 %

Abilene ISD: 68%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

2 %

Abilene ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

94.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

90.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.0%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

2 %

Abilene ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

18 %

Abilene ISD: 28.3%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

2 %

Abilene ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

18 %

Abilene ISD: 13.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

2.0%

Career and technical

18.0%

Gifted and talented

2.0%

Special education

18.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

Not rated

Abilene ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated

Abilene ISD: B

School progress

Not rated

Abilene ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated

Abilene ISD: C

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

N/A

Abilene ISD: 95.3%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Abilene ISD: 95%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Abilene ISD: 100%

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Abilene ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Abilene ISD: 94%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Abilene ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

N/A

Abilene ISD: 96.3%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Abilene ISD: 97.4%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Abilene ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Abilene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Abilene ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Abilene ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Abilene ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Abilene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Abilene ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Abilene ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2018-2019 school year.

All students

N/A

Abilene ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

N/A

Abilene ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Abilene ISD: 15.4%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Abilene ISD: 47.2%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

N/A

Abilene ISD: 15.4%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Abilene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

N/A

Abilene ISD: 32.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

N/A

Abilene ISD: 20.6%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

N/A

Abilene ISD: 45.6%

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Abilene ISD: 47.4%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Abilene ISD: Masked

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Abilene ISD: 76%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Abilene ISD: 27.9%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Abilene ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Abilene ISD: 52.5%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Abilene ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

N/A

Abilene ISD: 1047

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Abilene ISD: 17.7

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

N/A

Abilene ISD: 39.7%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

N/A

Abilene ISD: 30%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

N/A

Abilene ISD: 26%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

N/A

Math

N/A

Reading + Math

N/A

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

13

African American

1 (7.7%)

Abilene ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

12 (92.3%)

Abilene ISD: 81.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

10 (76.9%)

Abilene ISD: 74.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3 (23.1%)

Abilene ISD: 24.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

3.9

Abilene ISD: 15.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

17.4 years

Abilene ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$55,460

Abilene ISD: $53,317

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$47,004

Abilene ISD: $47,455

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$48,495

Abilene ISD: $48,379

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$50,718

Abilene ISD: $50,661

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$54,507

Abilene ISD: $54,422

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$61,582

Abilene ISD: $62,085

Statewide: $65,449

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