Total students

12,761

Students per teacher

15.5

Statewide: 15.2

Avg. teacher experience

9.5 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

87.1 %

Statewide: 89%

Duncanville ISD is a school district in Duncanville, TX. As of the 2015-2016 school year, it had 12,761 students. The school received an accountability rating of “met standard.” 62.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 16.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $54,230, which is $2,339 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.5 years of experience. The average SAT score at Duncanville ISD was 1300. The average ACT score was 18.3. In the 2015-2016 class, 87.1% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 1.8%.

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Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Duncanville ISD are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2005 in this region had a college graduation rate of 20.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher ed outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

12,761

African American

5,112 (40.1%)

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

100 (0.8%)

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

200 (1.6%)

Statewide: 4%

Hispanic

6,615 (51.8%)

Statewide: 52.2%

Pacific Islander

20 (0.2%)

Statewide: 0.1%

White

567 (4.4%)

Statewide: 28.5%

Two or more races

147 (1.2%)

Statewide: 2.1%

African American

40.1%

American Indian

0.8%

Asian

1.6%

Hispanic

51.8%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

4.4%

Two or more races

1.2%

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

62.3 %

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

75.2 %

Statewide: 59%

Limited English proficiency

18.1 %

Statewide: 18.5%

At-risk students

62.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

75.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

18.1%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2015-2016 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

16.5 %

Statewide: 18.3%

Career and Technical

37.9 %

Statewide: 24.3%

Gifted and Talented

6.3 %

Statewide: 7.7%

Special Education

9.2 %

Statewide: 8.6%

Bilingual/ESL

16.5%

Career and technical

37.9%

Gifted and talented

6.3%

Special education

9.2%

Academics

Accountability rating

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state’s academic accountability system. Possible ratings are as follows: Met standard, Met alternative standard, Improvement required, Not rated and Not rated: Data integrity issues.

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2016 Accountability Manual.

Accountability rating

Met standard

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2011-2012 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2016. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

87.1 %

Statewide: 89%

African American

88.4 %

Statewide: 85.2%

American Indian

Masked

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

95 %

Statewide: 95.4%

Hispanic

85 %

Statewide: 86.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Statewide: 88.7%

White

90.8 %

Statewide: 93.4%

Two or more races

60 %

Statewide: 92.1%

African American

88.4%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

95.0%

Hispanic

85.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

90.8%

Two or more races

60.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2015-2016 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

1.8 %

Statewide: 2.1%

American Indian

0 %

Statewide: 2.8%

African American

1.6 %

Statewide: 3%

Asian

1.3 %

Statewide: 0.8%

Hispanic

2.1 %

Statewide: 2.5%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

2.2 %

Statewide: 1.1%

Two or more races

0 %

Statewide: 1.5%

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 2015-2016 school year.

All students

10.5 %

Statewide: 24.9%

African American

5.3 %

Statewide: 16.6%

American Indian

Masked

Statewide: 19.6%

Asian

24.4 %

Statewide: 58.3%

Hispanic

12.9 %

Statewide: 22.5%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Statewide: 25.3%

White

24.6 %

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

6.7 %

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2015-2016 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

46.7 %

Statewide: 49.1%

African American

33.3 %

Statewide: 27.2%

American Indian

Masked

Statewide: 48.9%

Asian

70 %

Statewide: 72%

Hispanic

45 %

Statewide: 36.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Statewide: 51.2%

White

65.5 %

Statewide: 62.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Statewide: 61.7%

SAT

The average SAT score for 2015-2016, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400.

Avg. SAT score

1300

Statewide: 1394

ACT

The average ACT composite score for 2015-2016. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

18.3

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in English or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the TAKS exit-level test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the class of 2015.

English

25 %

Statewide: 42%

Math

19 %

Statewide: 38%

English + Math

18 %

Statewide: 35%

English

25.0%

Math

19.0%

English + Math

18.0%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

825

African American

269.9 (32.7%)

Statewide: 10.1%

American Indian

3 (0.4%)

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

4 (0.5%)

Statewide: 1.5%

Hispanic

81.8 (9.9%)

Statewide: 26%

Pacific Islander

169.6 (20.6%)

Statewide: 0.2%

White

289.6 (35.1%)

Statewide: 60.8%

Two or more races

7 (0.8%)

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

14 (1.7%)

Statewide: 1%

Bachelor's

545.5 (66.1%)

Statewide: 74.7%

Master's

253.5 (30.7%)

Statewide: 23.6%

Doctorate

12 (1.5%)

Statewide: 0.6%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2015-2016.

Students per teacher

15.5

Statewide: 15.2

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2015-2016 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

9.5 years

Statewide: 10.9 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

$54,230

Statewide: $51,891

Beginner

$51,058

Statewide: $45,507

1 to 5 years

$51,159

Statewide: $47,996

6 to 10 years

$52,685

Statewide: $50,459

11 to 20 years

$56,496

Statewide: $53,794

20+ years

$63,590

Statewide: $60,613

All campuses

Elementary/secondary schools

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