Accountability rating (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

Fort Worth ISD: Not Rated: Data Under Review

Total students


Avg. teacher experience

12.1 years

Fort Worth ISD: 11.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate


Fort Worth ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 90%

Bruce Shulkey Elementary School is an elementary school in Fort Worth, TX, in the Fort Worth ISD school district. As of the 2021-2022 school year, it had 415 students. 70.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 17.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of Not Rated: SB 1365 for the 2021-2022 school year.

As of the 2021-2022 school year, an average teacher's salary was $64,934, which is $6,047 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.1 years of experience.

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Contact information



5533 Whitman Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76133-2698

Office phone number

(817) 814-8400


Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bruce Shulkey Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2011 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.


Race and ethnicity

Total students


African American

115 (27.7%)

Fort Worth ISD: 20.5%

Statewide: 12.8%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%


25 (6%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 4.8%


156 (37.6%)

Fort Worth ISD: 64.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

3 (0.7%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%


88 (21.2%)

Fort Worth ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Two or more races

27 (6.5%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American


American Indian






Pacific Islander




Two or more races


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

70.1 %

Fort Worth ISD: 77.3%

Statewide: 53.5%

Economically disadvantaged

84.1 %

Fort Worth ISD: 85.2%

Statewide: 60.7%

Limited English proficiency

18.8 %

Fort Worth ISD: 37.6%

Statewide: 21.7%

At-risk students


Econ. disadvantaged


Limited Eng. proficiency


Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2021-2022 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.


17.3 %

Fort Worth ISD: 36.8%

Statewide: 21.9%

Gifted and Talented

2.9 %

Fort Worth ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 8%

Special Education

16.9 %

Fort Worth ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 11.6%



Gifted and talented


Special education



Accountability ratings

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

For the 2021-2022 school year, the state gave only A - C ratings. All Texas public school districts and campuses that would have received a D or F rating instead received the label “Not Rated: SB 1365.” In addition, not all schools and districts are rated because some are alternative education programs and treatment facilities.

Overall (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

Fort Worth ISD: Not Rated: Data Under Review

Student achievement (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

Fort Worth ISD: C

School progress (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

Fort Worth ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2021-2022)

Not Rated: SB 1365

Fort Worth 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 2022 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2020-2021 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

26.6 %

Fort Worth ISD: 24.4%

Statewide: 15%

African American

42.1 %

Fort Worth ISD: 35%

Statewide: 20.7%

American Indian


Fort Worth ISD: 34.5%

Statewide: 16.4%


10.7 %

Fort Worth ISD: 10.1%

Statewide: 3.3%


19.7 %

Fort Worth ISD: 22.7%

Statewide: 16.9%

Pacific Islander


Fort Worth ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 17.9%


18.8 %

Fort Worth ISD: 13.9%

Statewide: 10.7%

Two or more races

33.3 %

Fort Worth ISD: 29.6%

Statewide: 13.9%


Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2021-2022 school year.

Total teacher FTEs


African American

5.7 (17.1%)

Fort Worth ISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 11.2%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%


1 (3%)

Fort Worth ISD: 2%

Statewide: 1.9%


2 (5.9%)

Fort Worth ISD: 25%

Statewide: 28.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.1%


23.9 (71.1%)

Fort Worth ISD: 50.8%

Statewide: 56.4%

Two or more races

1 (2.9%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%


26.3 (78%)

Fort Worth ISD: 68.5%

Statewide: 72.6%


7.4 (22%)

Fort Worth ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 25.2%


0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 0.8%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2021-2022.

Students per teacher


Fort Worth ISD: 14.7

Statewide: 14.6

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2021-2022 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

12.1 years

Fort Worth ISD: 11.7 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


Fort Worth ISD: $65,389

Statewide: $58,887



Fort Worth ISD: $59,238

Statewide: $51,054

1 to 5 years


Fort Worth ISD: $60,487

Statewide: $54,577

6 to 10 years


Fort Worth ISD: $62,573

Statewide: $57,746

11 to 20 years


Fort Worth ISD: $66,828

Statewide: $61,377

21 to 30 years


Fort Worth ISD: $71,671

Statewide: $65,949

30+ years


Fort Worth ISD: $88,793

Statewide: $71,111

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