Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Little Elm ISD: B

Total students

2,260

Avg. teacher experience

9.5 years

Little Elm ISD: 10.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

95.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 90%

Little Elm High School is a high school in Little Elm, TX, in the Little Elm ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 2,260 students. 50.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

In the Class of 2019, 95.8% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.4% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Little Elm High School was 978 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 20.9.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $57,803, which is $712 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.littleelmisd.net

Address

1900 Walker Ln
Little Elm, TX 75068-5220

Office phone number

(972) 947-9443

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Little Elm High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

2,260

African American

439 (19.4%)

Little Elm ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

7 (0.3%)

Little Elm ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

63 (2.8%)

Little Elm ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

890 (39.4%)

Little Elm ISD: 38.4%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.1%)

Little Elm ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

776 (34.3%)

Little Elm ISD: 35%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

83 (3.7%)

Little Elm ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

19.4%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

2.8%

Hispanic

39.4%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

34.3%

Two or more races

3.7%

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

50.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 48.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

54.9 %

Little Elm ISD: 49.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

7.7 %

Little Elm ISD: 18.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

50.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

54.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.7%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

7.7 %

Little Elm ISD: 21.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

88.6 %

Little Elm ISD: 29%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8 %

Little Elm ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

7.7%

Career and technical

88.6%

Gifted and talented

4.8%

Special education

8.0%

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 2019-2020 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.

Overall

B

Little Elm ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Little Elm ISD: B

School progress

B

Little Elm ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Little Elm 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

95.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 90%

African American

97.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 97.8%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Little Elm ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

100 %

Little Elm ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

94.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 94.8%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Little Elm ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

95.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

92.3 %

Little Elm ISD: 92.3%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

97.8%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

94.8%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

95.8%

Two or more races

92.3%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 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

0.4 %

Little Elm ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Little Elm ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.7 %

Little Elm ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Little Elm ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.2 %

Little Elm ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Little Elm ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0.2 %

Little Elm ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

1.1 %

Little Elm ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

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 2018-2019 school year.

All students

23.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 23.8%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

14.2 %

Little Elm ISD: 14.2%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Little Elm ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

53.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 53.8%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

19.1 %

Little Elm ISD: 19.1%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Little Elm ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

29.4 %

Little Elm ISD: 29.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

45.5 %

Little Elm ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 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

53.5 %

Little Elm ISD: 53.5%

Statewide: 51%

African American

37 %

Little Elm ISD: 37%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Little Elm ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

42.9 %

Little Elm ISD: 42.9%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

56.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 56.8%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Little Elm ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

57.5 %

Little Elm ISD: 57.5%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

50 %

Little Elm ISD: 50%

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, 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

978

Little Elm ISD: 978

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

20.9

Little Elm ISD: 20.9

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 students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

60.5 %

Little Elm ISD: 60.5%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

34.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 34.8%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

32.8 %

Little Elm ISD: 32.8%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

60.5%

Math

34.8%

Reading + Math

32.8%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

118.1

African American

12.5 (10.6%)

Little Elm ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Little Elm ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (0.8%)

Little Elm ISD: 2%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

12 (10.1%)

Little Elm ISD: 16.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Little Elm ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

92.6 (78.5%)

Little Elm ISD: 72.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Little Elm 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

0 (0%)

Little Elm ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

67.9 (57.5%)

Little Elm ISD: 69.6%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

50.2 (42.5%)

Little Elm ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Little Elm ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

19.1

Little Elm ISD: 17.4

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

9.5 years

Little Elm ISD: 10.1 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

$57,803

Little Elm ISD: $56,709

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$51,963

Little Elm ISD: $52,838

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$54,556

Little Elm ISD: $53,392

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$56,254

Little Elm ISD: $55,233

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$60,667

Little Elm ISD: $58,894

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$66,017

Little Elm ISD: $63,762

Statewide: $65,449

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