Accountability rating (2018-2019)

F

Dekalb ISD: B

Total students

313

Avg. teacher experience

16.5 years

Dekalb ISD: 13.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Dekalb ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Dekalb Elementary School is an elementary school in Dekalb, TX, in the Dekalb ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 313 students. 39.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of F 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 $50,910, which is $6,181 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 16.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.dekalbisd.net

Address

101 W Fannin St
Dekalb, TX 75559-1614

Office phone number

(903) 667-2328

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Dekalb Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 08. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 08.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

313

African American

56 (17.9%)

Dekalb ISD: 17.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (1.3%)

Dekalb ISD: 1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.6%)

Dekalb ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

49 (15.7%)

Dekalb ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Dekalb ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

176 (56.2%)

Dekalb ISD: 60.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

26 (8.3%)

Dekalb ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

17.9%

American Indian

1.3%

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

15.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

56.2%

Two or more races

8.3%

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

39.9 %

Dekalb ISD: 35.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

72.8 %

Dekalb ISD: 64.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

5.8 %

Dekalb ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

39.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

72.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.8%

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

5.8 %

Dekalb ISD: 4.9%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Dekalb ISD: 45.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

1.9 %

Dekalb ISD: 7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.8 %

Dekalb ISD: 11%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

5.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.9%

Special education

12.8%

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

F

Dekalb ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Dekalb ISD: B

School progress

D

Dekalb ISD: B

Closing the gaps

F

Dekalb 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.

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

25.2

African American

1 (4%)

Dekalb ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Dekalb ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Dekalb ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (4%)

Dekalb ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Dekalb ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

23.2 (92.1%)

Dekalb ISD: 88.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Dekalb ISD: 1.4%

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%)

Dekalb ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

19 (75.3%)

Dekalb ISD: 71.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

6.2 (24.7%)

Dekalb ISD: 28.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Dekalb ISD: 0%

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

12.4

Dekalb ISD: 11.5

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

16.5 years

Dekalb ISD: 13.7 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

$50,910

Dekalb ISD: $51,608

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Dekalb ISD: $39,020

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$38,065

Dekalb ISD: $42,882

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$43,519

Dekalb ISD: $45,346

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$49,624

Dekalb ISD: $52,753

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$57,970

Dekalb ISD: $61,122

Statewide: $65,449

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