Accountability rating

B

Cherokee ISD: B

Total students

114

Avg. teacher experience

10.7 years

Cherokee ISD: 10.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Cherokee ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Cherokee School is an elementary/secondary school in Cherokee, TX, in the Cherokee ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 114 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 31.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $42,031, which is $12,091 less than the state average. The average ACT score was 22.6. In the Class of 2018, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Website

www.cherokeeisd.net

Address

P O Box 100
Cherokee, TX 76832-0100

Office phone number

(325) 622-4298

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Cherokee School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 15. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 15.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

114

African American

4 (3.5%)

Cherokee ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.9%)

Cherokee ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

24 (21.1%)

Cherokee ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

83 (72.8%)

Cherokee ISD: 72.8%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

2 (1.8%)

Cherokee ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

3.5%

American Indian

0.9%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

21.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

72.8%

Two or more races

1.8%

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

31.6 %

Cherokee ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

53.5 %

Cherokee ISD: 53.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

31.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

53.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

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

0 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

41.2 %

Cherokee ISD: 41.2%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

1.8 %

Cherokee ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.5 %

Cherokee ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

41.2%

Gifted and talented

1.8%

Special education

10.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Cherokee ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Cherokee ISD: B

School progress

B

Cherokee ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Cherokee 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

100 %

Cherokee ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

Masked

Cherokee ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

100 %

Cherokee ISD: 100%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Cherokee ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

Masked

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Cherokee ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

0 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

Masked

Cherokee ISD: Masked

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

0 %

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Cherokee ISD: Masked

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Cherokee ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

Masked

Cherokee ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

22.6

Cherokee ISD: 22.6

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 the Class of 2018.

Reading

75 %

Cherokee ISD: 75%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

62.5 %

Cherokee ISD: 62.5%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

62.5 %

Cherokee ISD: 62.5%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

75.0%

Math

62.5%

Reading + Math

62.5%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

18.1

African American

0 (0%)

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

1 (5.5%)

Cherokee ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (5.5%)

Cherokee ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

16.1 (89%)

Cherokee ISD: 89%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Cherokee ISD: 0%

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%)

Cherokee ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

15 (82.8%)

Cherokee ISD: 82.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3.1 (17.2%)

Cherokee ISD: 17.2%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Cherokee ISD: 0%

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

6.3

Cherokee ISD: 6.3

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

10.7 years

Cherokee ISD: 10.7 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

$42,031

Cherokee ISD: $42,031

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$18,105

Cherokee ISD: $18,105

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$36,042

Cherokee ISD: $36,042

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$45,618

Cherokee ISD: $45,618

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$50,039

Cherokee ISD: $50,039

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$49,010

Cherokee ISD: $49,010

Statewide: $62,039

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