Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: B

Total students

3,310

Avg. teacher experience

13.2 years

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 10.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

93.1 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 93.6%

Statewide: 90%

Cy-Fair High School is a high school in Cypress, TX, in the Cypress-Fairbanks ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 3,310 students. 31.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3.5% 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.

In the Class of 2019, 93.1% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.2% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Cy-Fair High School was 1177 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 20.5.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $63,906, which is $6,815 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.cfisd.net

Address

22602 Hempstead Hwy
Cypress, TX 77429

Office phone number

(281) 897-4600

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Cy-Fair High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

3,310

African American

423 (12.8%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 18.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

16 (0.5%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

314 (9.5%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

1,196 (36.1%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 44.6%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

4 (0.1%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1,267 (38.3%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 23.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

90 (2.7%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

12.8%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

9.5%

Hispanic

36.1%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

38.3%

Two or more races

2.7%

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

31.9 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 47.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

36.3 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 54.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

3.7 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 13.9%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

31.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

36.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.7%

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

3.5 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

83.4 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 31.8%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

8.5 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.7 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

3.5%

Career and technical

83.4%

Gifted and talented

8.5%

Special education

7.7%

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

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: B

School progress

B

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Cypress-Fairbanks 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.

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

93.1 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 93.6%

Statewide: 90%

African American

86.6 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 90.6%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 90.4%

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

100 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 98.6%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

92.3 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 92.2%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88%

White

94.2 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

91.7 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 96.7%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

86.6%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

92.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

94.2%

Two or more races

91.7%

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

1.2 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

2.1 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

1.6 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0.9 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

1 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.7%

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

24.9 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 21.3%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

12.1 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

20 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

57 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 50.5%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

16.4 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 14.5%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 20%

Statewide: 21.2%

White

27.5 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 28.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

27.7 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 28.3%

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

71.6 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 68%

Statewide: 51%

African American

57.7 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 57%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

77.5 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 72.7%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

59.6 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 59.3%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: Masked

Statewide: 48.6%

White

76 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 73.9%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

69.2 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 74.3%

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

1177

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 1138

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

20.5

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 19.1

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

62 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 55.5%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

57.2 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 49.7%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

52.9 %

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 44.9%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

62.0%

Math

57.2%

Reading + Math

52.9%

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

211.9

African American

16.2 (7.7%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 14.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

3 (1.4%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

5.8 (2.7%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

25.8 (12.2%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 17.4%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

157.1 (74.1%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 63.9%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

4 (1.9%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

2.7 (1.3%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

131.1 (61.9%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 70.2%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

77.2 (36.4%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 27.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

1 (0.5%)

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 0.7%

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

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 15.9

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

13.2 years

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: 10.8 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

$63,906

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $61,723

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$56,106

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $52,710

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$58,222

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $57,639

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$60,569

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $60,312

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$65,139

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $63,656

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$73,603

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD: $71,886

Statewide: $65,449

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