Accountability rating

B

Abilene ISD: B

Total students

531

Avg. teacher experience

13.3 years

Abilene ISD: 12.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Abilene ISD: 93.1%

Statewide: 90%

Dyess Elementary School is an elementary school in Abilene, TX, in the Abilene ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 531 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 24.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $50,490, which is $3,632 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.abileneisd.org

Address

402 Delaware Rd
Abilene, TX 79607-1100

Office phone number

(325) 690-3795

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Dyess Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 14. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 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

Ethnicity

Total students

531

African American

57 (10.7%)

Abilene ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.4%)

Abilene ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

14 (2.6%)

Abilene ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

145 (27.3%)

Abilene ISD: 43.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

5 (0.9%)

Abilene ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

249 (46.9%)

Abilene ISD: 35.8%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

59 (11.1%)

Abilene ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

10.7%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

2.6%

Hispanic

27.3%

Pacific Islander

0.9%

White

46.9%

Two or more races

11.1%

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

24.7 %

Abilene ISD: 45.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

46.1 %

Abilene ISD: 69.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

3 %

Abilene ISD: 5.9%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

24.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

46.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.0%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

3 %

Abilene ISD: 6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Abilene ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

4.1 %

Abilene ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.3 %

Abilene ISD: 12.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

3.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.1%

Special education

14.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Abilene ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Abilene ISD: B

School progress

B

Abilene ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

31.4

African American

1 (3.2%)

Abilene ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

4 (12.7%)

Abilene ISD: 14.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

26.4 (84.1%)

Abilene ISD: 80.2%

Statewide: 58.4%

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: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

25.3 (80.5%)

Abilene ISD: 75.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

6.1 (19.5%)

Abilene ISD: 23.6%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Abilene ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

16.9

Abilene ISD: 15.1

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

13.3 years

Abilene ISD: 12.5 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

$50,490

Abilene ISD: $50,203

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$45,000

Abilene ISD: $43,413

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$45,838

Abilene ISD: $45,983

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$47,550

Abilene ISD: $47,576

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,279

Abilene ISD: $51,117

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$57,902

Abilene ISD: $57,877

Statewide: $62,039

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