Accountability rating

C

Lake Worth ISD: C

Total students

878

Avg. teacher experience

9.2 years

Lake Worth ISD: 9.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

90.8 %

Lake Worth ISD: 90.8%

Statewide: 90%

Lake Worth High School is a high school in Lake Worth, TX, in the Lake Worth ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 878 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 58.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 12.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,787, which is $335 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Lake Worth High School was 952. The average ACT score was 17.9. In the Class of 2018, 90.8% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 2%.

Contact information

Website

www.lwisd.org

Address

4210 Boat Club Rd
Lake Worth, TX 76135-2899

Office phone number

(817) 306-4230

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Lake Worth 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

878

African American

152 (17.3%)

Lake Worth ISD: 17.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.5%)

Lake Worth ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

11 (1.3%)

Lake Worth ISD: 1%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

538 (61.3%)

Lake Worth ISD: 57.8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Lake Worth ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

162 (18.5%)

Lake Worth ISD: 19.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

10 (1.1%)

Lake Worth ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

17.3%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

1.3%

Hispanic

61.3%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

18.5%

Two or more races

1.1%

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

58.1 %

Lake Worth ISD: 64.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

72.7 %

Lake Worth ISD: 80.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

12.9 %

Lake Worth ISD: 20.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

58.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

72.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

12.9%

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

12.4 %

Lake Worth ISD: 19.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

94.2 %

Lake Worth ISD: 39.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

4.7 %

Lake Worth ISD: 5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.9 %

Lake Worth ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

12.4%

Career and technical

94.2%

Gifted and talented

4.7%

Special education

9.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Lake Worth ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Lake Worth ISD: C

School progress

C

Lake Worth ISD: C

Closing the gaps

D

Lake Worth ISD: D

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

90.8 %

Lake Worth ISD: 90.8%

Statewide: 90%

African American

86.7 %

Lake Worth ISD: 86.7%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

90.9 %

Lake Worth ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Lake Worth ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

94.7 %

Lake Worth ISD: 94.7%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Lake Worth ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

86.7%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

90.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

94.7%

Two or more races

100.0%

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

2 %

Lake Worth ISD: 2%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

2.8 %

Lake Worth ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Lake Worth ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

1.6 %

Lake Worth ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.7%

White

1.6 %

Lake Worth ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

5.6 %

Lake Worth ISD: 5.6%

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

30.4 %

Lake Worth ISD: 30.4%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

18.6 %

Lake Worth ISD: 18.6%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

26.1 %

Lake Worth ISD: 26.1%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 20.2%

White

46.8 %

Lake Worth ISD: 46.8%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

44.4 %

Lake Worth ISD: 44.4%

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

24.3 %

Lake Worth ISD: 24.3%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

0 %

Lake Worth ISD: 0%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Lake Worth ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

23.1 %

Lake Worth ISD: 23.1%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

Statewide: 52.5%

White

29.7 %

Lake Worth ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Lake Worth ISD: Masked

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

952

Lake Worth ISD: 952

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

17.9

Lake Worth ISD: 17.9

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

54 %

Lake Worth ISD: 54%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

25 %

Lake Worth ISD: 25%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

23.3 %

Lake Worth ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

54.0%

Math

25.0%

Reading + Math

23.3%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

58.1

African American

4.8 (8.4%)

Lake Worth ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Lake Worth ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1.7%)

Lake Worth ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

5.8 (10%)

Lake Worth ISD: 17.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lake Worth ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

46.4 (79.9%)

Lake Worth ISD: 78%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Lake Worth ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

2 (3.4%)

Lake Worth ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

38.6 (66.5%)

Lake Worth ISD: 78.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

16.4 (28.3%)

Lake Worth ISD: 20%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (1.7%)

Lake Worth ISD: 0.8%

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

Lake Worth ISD: 14

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

9.2 years

Lake Worth ISD: 9.1 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

$53,787

Lake Worth ISD: $53,068

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$49,600

Lake Worth ISD: $49,958

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$50,403

Lake Worth ISD: $50,495

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$51,558

Lake Worth ISD: $52,081

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$55,367

Lake Worth ISD: $55,014

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$66,023

Lake Worth ISD: $61,783

Statewide: $62,039

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