Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Allen ISD: A

Total students

848

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Allen ISD: 12.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Allen ISD: 97.4%

Statewide: 90%

W E Pete Ford Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Allen, TX, in the Allen ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 848 students. 28.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 6.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of A 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 $61,282, which is $4,191 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.allenisd.org/ford/index.htm

Address

630 Park Pl Dr
Allen, TX 75002-3006

Office phone number

(972) 727-0590

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in W E Pete Ford Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

848

African American

143 (16.9%)

Allen ISD: 12.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.1%)

Allen ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

122 (14.4%)

Allen ISD: 22.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

123 (14.5%)

Allen ISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

4 (0.5%)

Allen ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

416 (49.1%)

Allen ISD: 44.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

39 (4.6%)

Allen ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

16.9%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

14.4%

Hispanic

14.5%

Pacific Islander

0.5%

White

49.1%

Two or more races

4.6%

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

28.5 %

Allen ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

25.8 %

Allen ISD: 18.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

6.7 %

Allen ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

28.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

25.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

6.7%

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

6.7 %

Allen ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

53.2 %

Allen ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

11.8 %

Allen ISD: 14%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.3 %

Allen ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

6.7%

Career and technical

53.2%

Gifted and talented

11.8%

Special education

11.3%

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

A

Allen ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Allen ISD: A

School progress

A

Allen ISD: A

Closing the gaps

A

Allen ISD: B

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.

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

54.4

African American

6 (11%)

Allen ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

3 (5.5%)

Allen ISD: 1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (3.7%)

Allen ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2 (3.6%)

Allen ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Allen ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

40.5 (74.3%)

Allen ISD: 83%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (1.8%)

Allen ISD: 1.5%

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%)

Allen ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

41 (75.3%)

Allen ISD: 73.2%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

12.5 (22.9%)

Allen ISD: 25.8%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

1 (1.8%)

Allen ISD: 0.4%

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

15.6

Allen ISD: 16.1

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

12.2 years

Allen ISD: 12.1 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

$61,282

Allen ISD: $60,692

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Allen ISD: $55,267

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$57,490

Allen ISD: $57,005

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$59,327

Allen ISD: $59,485

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$61,181

Allen ISD: $61,742

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$68,865

Allen ISD: $66,244

Statewide: $65,449

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