Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Katherine Anne Porter School: D

Total students

101

Avg. teacher experience

12.5 years

Katherine Anne Porter School: 12.5 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

72.4 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 72.4%

Statewide: 90.3%

Katherine Anne Porter School is a charter high school in Wimberley, TX, in the Katherine Anne Porter School school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 101 students. 34.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% 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 D for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 72.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 6.3% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Katherine Anne Porter School was 1125 for 2019-2020 graduates.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $45,260, which is $12,381 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.kapschool.org

Address

P O Box 2025
Wimberley, TX 78676

Office phone number

(512) 648-3180

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Katherine Anne Porter 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 24.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

101

African American

0 (0%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 1%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

27 (26.7%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 26.7%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

68 (67.3%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 67.3%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

5 (5%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 5%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

1.0%

Hispanic

26.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

67.3%

Two or more races

5.0%

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

34.7 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 34.7%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

29.7 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 29.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

34.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

29.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

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

0 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

1 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 1%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

12.9 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 12.9%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.0%

Special education

12.9%

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)

D

Katherine Anne Porter School: D

Student achievement (2018-2019)

D

Katherine Anne Porter School: D

School progress (2018-2019)

F

Katherine Anne Porter School: F

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Katherine Anne Porter School: 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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

72.4 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 72.4%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

55.6 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 55.6%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

84.2 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 84.2%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

55.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

84.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

6.3 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 6.3%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

2 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 2%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 1.5%

White

7.5 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 7.5%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

0 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

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

24.9 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 24.9%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

32.1 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 32.1%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

21.7 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 21.7%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 6.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2019-2020 school year.

All students

27.4 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 27.4%

Statewide: 22%

African American

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

12.5 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 12.5%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

31.1 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 31.1%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 25.8%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2019-2020 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

58.8 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 58.8%

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

71.4 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 71.4%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1125

Katherine Anne Porter School: 1125

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

Masked

Katherine Anne Porter School: Masked

Statewide: 20.2

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2019-2020.

Reading

61.3 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 61.3%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

29 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 29%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

29 %

Katherine Anne Porter School: 29%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

61.3%

Math

29.0%

Reading + Math

29.0%

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

9.6

African American

0 (0%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (10.4%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 10.4%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

8.6 (89.6%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 89.6%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

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%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

3.2 (33.7%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 33.7%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

3 (31.1%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 31.1%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

3.4 (35.2%)

Katherine Anne Porter School: 35.2%

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

10.5

Katherine Anne Porter School: 10.5

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

12.5 years

Katherine Anne Porter School: 12.5 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

$45,260

Katherine Anne Porter School: $45,260

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

N/A

Katherine Anne Porter School: N/A

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$29,320

Katherine Anne Porter School: $29,320

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$41,025

Katherine Anne Porter School: $41,025

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$49,341

Katherine Anne Porter School: $49,341

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$69,489

Katherine Anne Porter School: $69,489

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$43,999

Katherine Anne Porter School: $43,999

Statewide: $69,974

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