Accountability rating

B

Killeen ISD: B

Total students

1,146

Avg. teacher experience

9 years

Killeen ISD: 9.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Killeen ISD: 88.1%

Statewide: 90%

Dr Joseph A Fowler Elementary School is an elementary school in Killeen, TX, in the Killeen ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,146 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 38.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,492, which is $2,630 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.killeenisd.org

Address

4910 Katy Creek Ln
Killeen, TX 76549

Office phone number

(254) 336-1760

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Dr Joseph A Fowler Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,146

African American

425 (37.1%)

Killeen ISD: 35%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

5 (0.4%)

Killeen ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

28 (2.4%)

Killeen ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

353 (30.8%)

Killeen ISD: 30.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

18 (1.6%)

Killeen ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

218 (19%)

Killeen ISD: 21.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

99 (8.6%)

Killeen ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

37.1%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

2.4%

Hispanic

30.8%

Pacific Islander

1.6%

White

19.0%

Two or more races

8.6%

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

38.8 %

Killeen ISD: 51.6%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

61.5 %

Killeen ISD: 61.6%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

7.8 %

Killeen ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

38.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

61.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.8%

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

5.8 %

Killeen ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Killeen ISD: 18.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

3.4 %

Killeen ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.4 %

Killeen ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

5.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.4%

Special education

8.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Killeen ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Killeen ISD: B

School progress

B

Killeen ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Killeen 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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

68.8

African American

9 (13.1%)

Killeen ISD: 19.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Killeen ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (4.4%)

Killeen ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

7.6 (11.1%)

Killeen ISD: 16%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Killeen ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

48.1 (70%)

Killeen ISD: 57.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (1.5%)

Killeen ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Killeen ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

47.7 (69.3%)

Killeen ISD: 70.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

21.1 (30.7%)

Killeen ISD: 27.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Killeen 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

16.7

Killeen ISD: 15.3

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

9 years

Killeen ISD: 9.4 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

$51,492

Killeen ISD: $52,452

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$47,235

Killeen ISD: $44,042

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$48,329

Killeen ISD: $48,868

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$52,175

Killeen ISD: $51,986

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,755

Killeen ISD: $56,335

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$62,384

Killeen ISD: $63,479

Statewide: $62,039

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