Accountability rating

B

Keller ISD: B

Total students

2,314

Avg. teacher experience

10.3 years

Keller ISD: 11.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

92.7 %

Keller ISD: 95.3%

Statewide: 90%

Fossil Ridge High School is a high school in Keller, TX, in the Keller ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 2,314 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 44% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 11.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $59,242, which is $5,120 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Fossil Ridge High School was 1090. The average ACT score was 21.3. In the Class of 2018, 92.7% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 1.8%.

Contact information

Website

www.kellerisd.net

Address

4101 Thompson Rd
Keller, TX 76244

Office phone number

(817) 744-1700

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Fossil Ridge High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

2,314

African American

334 (14.4%)

Keller ISD: 8.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (0.3%)

Keller ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

312 (13.5%)

Keller ISD: 8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

788 (34.1%)

Keller ISD: 20.7%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0%)

Keller ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

793 (34.3%)

Keller ISD: 58.6%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

80 (3.5%)

Keller ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

14.4%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

13.5%

Hispanic

34.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

34.3%

Two or more races

3.5%

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

44 %

Keller ISD: 32.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

46.5 %

Keller ISD: 27.7%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

12.1 %

Keller ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

44.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

46.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

12.1%

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

11.3 %

Keller ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

84.9 %

Keller ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

8 %

Keller ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.7 %

Keller ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

11.3%

Career and technical

84.9%

Gifted and talented

8.0%

Special education

9.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Keller ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Keller ISD: A

School progress

B

Keller ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Keller 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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

92.7 %

Keller ISD: 95.3%

Statewide: 90%

African American

94 %

Keller ISD: 92.7%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

83.3 %

Keller ISD: 88.9%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

98.9 %

Keller ISD: 98.3%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

91 %

Keller ISD: 95.4%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Keller ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

91.9 %

Keller ISD: 95.3%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

90 %

Keller ISD: 95.2%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

94.0%

American Indian

83.3%

Asian

98.9%

Hispanic

91.0%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

91.9%

Two or more races

90.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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

1.8 %

Keller ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

9.1 %

Keller ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

1.4 %

Keller ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0.3 %

Keller ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

2.1 %

Keller ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Keller ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

2.3 %

Keller ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

1.2 %

Keller ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

25.1 %

Keller ISD: 32.8%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

12.4 %

Keller ISD: 19.6%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

0 %

Keller ISD: 31%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

49.4 %

Keller ISD: 56.1%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

18.7 %

Keller ISD: 26.3%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Keller ISD: 25%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

26.8 %

Keller ISD: 34%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

26.7 %

Keller ISD: 29.6%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

56.6 %

Keller ISD: 72.7%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

33.3 %

Keller ISD: 60.9%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Keller ISD: 77.8%

Statewide: 51%

Asian

59.3 %

Keller ISD: 73.5%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

52.5 %

Keller ISD: 66.3%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Keller ISD: Masked

Statewide: 52.5%

White

60.5 %

Keller ISD: 75.2%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

62.5 %

Keller ISD: 79.7%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

1090

Keller ISD: 1136

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

21.3

Keller ISD: 23.5

Statewide: 20.6

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 the Class of 2018.

Reading

68.2 %

Keller ISD: 74.7%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

49.1 %

Keller ISD: 57.5%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

47 %

Keller ISD: 56.4%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

68.2%

Math

49.1%

Reading + Math

47.0%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

162.4

African American

12.2 (7.5%)

Keller ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

2.3 (1.4%)

Keller ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0.6 (0.4%)

Keller ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

16.5 (10.1%)

Keller ISD: 9.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.6%)

Keller ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

128.8 (79.3%)

Keller ISD: 83%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (0.6%)

Keller ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

1.7 (1.1%)

Keller ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

111.4 (68.6%)

Keller ISD: 73.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

48 (29.6%)

Keller ISD: 25.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1.2 (0.8%)

Keller ISD: 0.5%

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

14.3

Keller ISD: 15

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

10.3 years

Keller ISD: 11.1 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

$59,242

Keller ISD: $59,325

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$58,145

Keller ISD: $53,263

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$55,583

Keller ISD: $56,030

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$58,102

Keller ISD: $57,400

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$60,978

Keller ISD: $60,888

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$66,130

Keller ISD: $66,714

Statewide: $62,039

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