Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Ector County ISD: C

Total students

719

Avg. teacher experience

7.8 years

Ector County ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Ector County ISD: 84.7%

Statewide: 90.3%

Lauro Cavazos Elementary School is an elementary school in Odessa, TX, in the Ector County ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 719 students. 70.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 40.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of C for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $56,781, which is $860 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

P O Box 3912
Odessa, TX 79760-3912

Office phone number

(432) 456-1309

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Lauro Cavazos Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 18. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 20.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 18.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

719

African American

7 (1%)

Ector County ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Ector County ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Ector County ISD: 1%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

639 (88.9%)

Ector County ISD: 78%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Ector County ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

69 (9.6%)

Ector County ISD: 15.4%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

4 (0.6%)

Ector County ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

88.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

9.6%

Two or more races

0.6%

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

70.9 %

Ector County ISD: 57.1%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

73.6 %

Ector County ISD: 55.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

41.3 %

Ector County ISD: 21.3%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

70.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

73.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

41.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

40.2 %

Ector County ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

2.6 %

Ector County ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

9 %

Ector County ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

40.2%

Gifted and talented

2.6%

Special education

9.0%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

C

Ector County ISD: C

Student achievement (2018-2019)

D

Ector County ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Ector County ISD: C

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Ector County 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

11.5 %

Ector County ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Ector County ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

33.3 %

Ector County ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Ector County ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

10.7 %

Ector County ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Ector County ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

16.2 %

Ector County ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Ector County ISD: 11%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

42.2

African American

1 (2.4%)

Ector County ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (2.4%)

Ector County ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2.4%)

Ector County ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

18.5 (43.7%)

Ector County ISD: 39.1%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Ector County ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20.7 (49.2%)

Ector County ISD: 51.5%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Ector County ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

2 (4.7%)

Ector County ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

29.7 (70.4%)

Ector County ISD: 73.8%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

10.5 (24.9%)

Ector County ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Ector County ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

17

Ector County ISD: 16.3

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

7.8 years

Ector County ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$56,781

Ector County ISD: $58,705

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$51,632

Ector County ISD: $52,311

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$56,015

Ector County ISD: $55,837

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$57,540

Ector County ISD: $57,988

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$60,552

Ector County ISD: $61,023

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$65,033

Ector County ISD: $66,350

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Ector County ISD: $70,922

Statewide: $69,974

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