Accountability rating

B

Farwell ISD: A

Total students

268

Avg. teacher experience

14.4 years

Farwell ISD: 15.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Farwell ISD: 93.1%

Statewide: 90%

Farwell Elementary School is an elementary school in Farwell, TX, in the Farwell ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 268 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 48.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 20.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $42,654, which is $11,468 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.farwellschools.org

Address

P O Box F
Farwell, TX 79325-0235

Office phone number

(806) 481-9131

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Farwell Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 16. 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 16.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

268

African American

1 (0.4%)

Farwell ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

144 (53.7%)

Farwell ISD: 52.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

122 (45.5%)

Farwell ISD: 47.1%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

1 (0.4%)

Farwell ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

0.4%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

53.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

45.5%

Two or more races

0.4%

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

48.9 %

Farwell ISD: 46.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

62.3 %

Farwell ISD: 58.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

22.4 %

Farwell ISD: 17%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

48.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

62.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

22.4%

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

20.5 %

Farwell ISD: 15.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Farwell ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5.6 %

Farwell ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.4 %

Farwell ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

20.5%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

5.6%

Special education

10.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Farwell ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Farwell ISD: A

School progress

A

Farwell ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Farwell 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

22.5

African American

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (4.4%)

Farwell ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.5 (95.6%)

Farwell ISD: 89.4%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

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%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

18.6 (82.5%)

Farwell ISD: 87.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3.9 (17.5%)

Farwell ISD: 12.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Farwell ISD: 0%

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

11.9

Farwell ISD: 9.9

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

14.4 years

Farwell ISD: 15.9 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

$42,654

Farwell ISD: $44,947

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$30,064

Farwell ISD: $30,064

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$33,144

Farwell ISD: $35,857

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$38,572

Farwell ISD: $38,947

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$43,728

Farwell ISD: $44,906

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$50,491

Farwell ISD: $52,951

Statewide: $62,039

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