Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Total students

573

Avg. teacher experience

11 years

Kilgore ISD: 13.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Kilgore ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 90.3%

Chandler Elementary School is an elementary school in Kilgore, TX, in the Kilgore ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 573 students. 56.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 29.5% 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 C for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $47,938, which is $9,703 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11 years of experience.

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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 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.5 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

573

African American

75 (13.1%)

Kilgore ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (0.7%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

220 (38.4%)

Kilgore ISD: 37.1%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

236 (41.2%)

Kilgore ISD: 44.2%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

37 (6.5%)

Kilgore ISD: 5%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

13.1%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.7%

Hispanic

38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

41.2%

Two or more races

6.5%

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

56.4 %

Kilgore ISD: 52.3%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

70.7 %

Kilgore ISD: 64%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

25.1 %

Kilgore ISD: 19.1%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

56.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

70.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

25.1%

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

29.5 %

Kilgore ISD: 20.3%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

3.5 %

Kilgore ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

8.6 %

Kilgore ISD: 8.2%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

29.5%

Gifted and talented

3.5%

Special education

8.6%

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)

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Kilgore ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

C

Kilgore ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

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 2021 Accountability Manual.

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

4.5 %

Kilgore ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Kilgore ISD: 20%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

7.6 %

Kilgore ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Kilgore ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2.2 %

Kilgore ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kilgore ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

5.4 %

Kilgore ISD: 6%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

6.9 %

Kilgore ISD: 11%

Statewide: 6.7%

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

42.7

African American

2.3 (5.5%)

Kilgore ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (2.3%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5 (11.7%)

Kilgore ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

34.3 (80.5%)

Kilgore ISD: 76.5%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0.4%

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%)

Kilgore ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

38.8 (91%)

Kilgore ISD: 85.6%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

3.8 (9%)

Kilgore ISD: 13%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Kilgore ISD: 0%

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

13.4

Kilgore ISD: 14.8

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

11 years

Kilgore ISD: 13.2 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

$47,938

Kilgore ISD: $50,319

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$40,400

Kilgore ISD: $42,423

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$40,577

Kilgore ISD: $43,204

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$45,285

Kilgore ISD: $46,651

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$53,818

Kilgore ISD: $53,107

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$57,223

Kilgore ISD: $59,264

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$59,250

Kilgore ISD: $60,123

Statewide: $69,974

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