Accountability rating

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Total students

636

Avg. teacher experience

12 years

Kilgore ISD: 12.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Kilgore ISD: 95.2%

Statewide: 90%

Chandler Elementary School is an elementary school in Kilgore, TX, in the Kilgore ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 636 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 70.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 25.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $44,823, which is $9,299 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.kisd.org

Address

301 N Kilgore St
Kilgore, TX 75662-5499

Office phone number

(903) 988-3904

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Chandler Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

636

African American

76 (11.9%)

Kilgore ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

216 (34%)

Kilgore ISD: 33.8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

306 (48.1%)

Kilgore ISD: 46.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

35 (5.5%)

Kilgore ISD: 4.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

11.9%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

34.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

48.1%

Two or more races

5.5%

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

70.1 %

Kilgore ISD: 58.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

71.9 %

Kilgore ISD: 67.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

21.4 %

Kilgore ISD: 18.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

70.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

71.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

21.4%

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

25.8 %

Kilgore ISD: 20.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Kilgore ISD: 28.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

4.6 %

Kilgore ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.4 %

Kilgore ISD: 7.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

25.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.6%

Special education

9.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Kilgore ISD: B

School progress

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Kilgore 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

42.1

African American

1 (2.4%)

Kilgore ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

6 (14.2%)

Kilgore ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

35.1 (83.4%)

Kilgore ISD: 81.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.4%

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 (2.4%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

38.1 (90.5%)

Kilgore ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3 (7.1%)

Kilgore ISD: 13.2%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.4%

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

15.1

Kilgore ISD: 14.5

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

12 years

Kilgore ISD: 12.8 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

$44,823

Kilgore ISD: $45,655

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$35,790

Kilgore ISD: $41,635

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$37,986

Kilgore ISD: $38,984

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$39,670

Kilgore ISD: $42,236

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$48,614

Kilgore ISD: $48,362

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$53,189

Kilgore ISD: $52,931

Statewide: $62,039

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