Accountability rating

B

Duncanville ISD: B

Total students

719

Avg. teacher experience

7.9 years

Duncanville ISD: 8.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Duncanville ISD: 92.4%

Statewide: 90%

William H Byrd Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Duncanville, TX, in the Duncanville ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 719 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 72.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,458, which is $1,336 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

1040 W Wheatland Rd
Duncanville, TX 75137-4406

Office phone number

(972) 708-3400

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in William H Byrd 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

Ethnicity

Total students

719

African American

275 (38.2%)

Duncanville ISD: 39.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.6%)

Duncanville ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

Duncanville ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

393 (54.7%)

Duncanville ISD: 53.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Duncanville ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

30 (4.2%)

Duncanville ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

15 (2.1%)

Duncanville ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

38.2%

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

54.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

4.2%

Two or more races

2.1%

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

72.7 %

Duncanville ISD: 66.6%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

79.4 %

Duncanville ISD: 78.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

11.7 %

Duncanville ISD: 19%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

72.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

79.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.7%

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

9.3 %

Duncanville ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

62.7 %

Duncanville ISD: 45.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

8.8 %

Duncanville ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6 %

Duncanville ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

9.3%

Career and technical

62.7%

Gifted and talented

8.8%

Special education

6.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Duncanville ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Duncanville ISD: C

School progress

B

Duncanville ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Duncanville 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

50.1

African American

25 (50%)

Duncanville ISD: 40.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Duncanville ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0.1 (0.3%)

Duncanville ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

4.7 (9.4%)

Duncanville ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

5.7 (11.4%)

Duncanville ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

11.6 (23.2%)

Duncanville ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

2.9 (5.7%)

Duncanville ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

1 (2%)

Duncanville ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

35.1 (70%)

Duncanville ISD: 69.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

14 (28%)

Duncanville ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Duncanville ISD: 1%

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

14.4

Duncanville ISD: 15.8

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

7.9 years

Duncanville ISD: 8.7 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

$55,458

Duncanville ISD: $55,679

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$51,462

Duncanville ISD: $53,462

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$54,656

Duncanville ISD: $53,055

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$56,086

Duncanville ISD: $54,477

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,648

Duncanville ISD: $57,983

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$63,370

Duncanville ISD: $63,920

Statewide: $62,039

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