Accountability rating

B

Lancaster ISD: B

Total students

1,027

Avg. teacher experience

9.2 years

Lancaster ISD: 11 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Lancaster ISD: 98.9%

Statewide: 90%

Lancaster Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Lancaster, TX, in the Lancaster ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,027 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 61.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 8.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $57,136, which is $3,014 more than the state average.

Contact information

Address

822 W Pleasant Run Rd
Lancaster, TX 75146-1446

Office phone number

(972) 218-1660

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Lancaster Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,027

African American

789 (76.8%)

Lancaster ISD: 76.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

8 (0.8%)

Lancaster ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

5 (0.5%)

Lancaster ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

183 (17.8%)

Lancaster ISD: 19.8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Lancaster ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

22 (2.1%)

Lancaster ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

19 (1.9%)

Lancaster ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

76.8%

American Indian

0.8%

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

17.8%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

2.1%

Two or more races

1.9%

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

61.5 %

Lancaster ISD: 58.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

84.6 %

Lancaster ISD: 88.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

8.9 %

Lancaster ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

61.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

84.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

8.9%

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

8.4 %

Lancaster ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

36.7 %

Lancaster ISD: 31.9%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

9.6 %

Lancaster ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.4 %

Lancaster ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

8.4%

Career and technical

36.7%

Gifted and talented

9.6%

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

B

Lancaster ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Lancaster ISD: C

School progress

B

Lancaster ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Lancaster 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

60

African American

51.1 (85.1%)

Lancaster ISD: 80.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Lancaster ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Lancaster ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (1.7%)

Lancaster ISD: 5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lancaster ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7 (11.6%)

Lancaster ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (1.7%)

Lancaster ISD: 0.7%

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 (1.7%)

Lancaster ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

21.2 (35.3%)

Lancaster ISD: 54.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

35.8 (59.7%)

Lancaster ISD: 43.2%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

2 (3.3%)

Lancaster ISD: 1.6%

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

17.1

Lancaster ISD: 16.9

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

Lancaster ISD: 11 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

$57,136

Lancaster ISD: $57,571

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$51,865

Lancaster ISD: $54,654

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$53,677

Lancaster ISD: $53,060

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$56,479

Lancaster ISD: $54,575

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$60,448

Lancaster ISD: $59,546

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$67,705

Lancaster ISD: $66,583

Statewide: $62,039

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