Accountability rating

C

Hays CISD: B

Total students

800

Avg. teacher experience

9.1 years

Hays CISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Hays CISD: 90.3%

Statewide: 90%

Laura B Wallace Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Kyle, TX, in the Hays CISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 800 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 54.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,571, which is $2,551 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.hayscisd.net

Address

1500 W Center St
Kyle, TX 78640-9530

Office phone number

(512) 268-2891

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Laura B Wallace Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

800

African American

25 (3.1%)

Hays CISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.1%)

Hays CISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

12 (1.5%)

Hays CISD: 1%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

536 (67%)

Hays CISD: 64.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

204 (25.5%)

Hays CISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

22 (2.8%)

Hays CISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

3.1%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

1.5%

Hispanic

67.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

25.5%

Two or more races

2.8%

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

54.4 %

Hays CISD: 49.7%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

57.3 %

Hays CISD: 51.4%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

9.8 %

Hays CISD: 16.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

54.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

57.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

9.8%

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

9.6 %

Hays CISD: 16.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Hays CISD: 22.3%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

8.5 %

Hays CISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13 %

Hays CISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

9.6%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

8.5%

Special education

13.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Hays CISD: B

Student achievement

C

Hays CISD: B

School progress

C

Hays CISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Hays CISD: 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

48.1

African American

2 (4.2%)

Hays CISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2.1%)

Hays CISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

11.1 (23%)

Hays CISD: 30.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

33 (68.7%)

Hays CISD: 65.4%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (2.1%)

Hays CISD: 1.3%

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%)

Hays CISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

34 (70.8%)

Hays CISD: 71.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

14.1 (29.2%)

Hays CISD: 26.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Hays CISD: 0.8%

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

16.6

Hays CISD: 15.9

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

9.1 years

Hays CISD: 10.5 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

$51,571

Hays CISD: $52,614

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$46,400

Hays CISD: $46,589

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$47,739

Hays CISD: $48,312

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$51,728

Hays CISD: $51,626

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$54,717

Hays CISD: $55,239

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$58,987

Hays CISD: $61,412

Statewide: $62,039

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