Accountability rating (2018-2019)

Not rated

Hutto ISD: B

Total students


Avg. teacher experience

11 years

Hutto ISD: 10.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate


Hutto ISD: 96.3%

Statewide: 90%

Benjamin Doc Kerley Elementary School is an elementary school in Hutto, TX, in the Hutto ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 572 students. The school received an accountability rating of Not rated. 39.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 15.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,440, which is $3,651 less than the state average.

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Contact information


800 Haybarn Ln
Hutto, TX 78634-0430

Office phone number

(512) 759-5410


Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Benjamin Doc Kerley Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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.



Total students


African American

102 (17.8%)

Hutto ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Hutto ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%


16 (2.8%)

Hutto ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 4.6%


198 (34.6%)

Hutto ISD: 45.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.3%)

Hutto ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%


211 (36.9%)

Hutto ISD: 34.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

42 (7.3%)

Hutto ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

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

39.3 %

Hutto ISD: 43.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

29.9 %

Hutto ISD: 38.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

11.9 %

Hutto ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

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 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.


15.4 %

Hutto ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Hutto ISD: 25.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.1 %

Hutto ISD: 4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.3 %

Hutto ISD: 13.7%

Statewide: 10.5%



Career and technical


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.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 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.


Not rated

Hutto ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated

Hutto ISD: B

School progress

Not rated

Hutto ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated

Hutto 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 2020 Accountability Manual.


Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs


African American

1 (2.9%)

Hutto ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hutto ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%


0 (0%)

Hutto ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.8%


4 (11.6%)

Hutto ISD: 18.2%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hutto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%


29.5 (85.5%)

Hutto ISD: 77%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Hutto ISD: 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 (2.9%)

Hutto ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.3%


24 (69.6%)

Hutto ISD: 74.5%

Statewide: 73.4%


9.5 (27.5%)

Hutto ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 24.5%


0 (0%)

Hutto ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher


Hutto ISD: 15.7

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

11 years

Hutto ISD: 10.1 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


Hutto ISD: $53,203

Statewide: $57,091



Hutto ISD: $48,779

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years


Hutto ISD: $49,612

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years


Hutto ISD: $52,179

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years


Hutto ISD: $55,547

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years


Hutto ISD: $60,759

Statewide: $65,449

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