Accountability rating

A

Lovejoy ISD: A

Total students

1,524

Avg. teacher experience

11.8 years

Lovejoy ISD: 11.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

99.7 %

Lovejoy ISD: 99.7%

Statewide: 90%

Lovejoy High School is a high school in Lucas, TX, in the Lovejoy ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,524 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 6.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $56,887, which is $2,765 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Lovejoy High School was 1226. The average ACT score was 25.9. In the Class of 2018, 99.7% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Address

2350 Estates Pkwy
Lucas, TX 75002

Office phone number

(469) 742-8700

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Lovejoy High 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

1,524

African American

47 (3.1%)

Lovejoy ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

10 (0.7%)

Lovejoy ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

116 (7.6%)

Lovejoy ISD: 8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

117 (7.7%)

Lovejoy ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1,173 (77%)

Lovejoy ISD: 75%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

60 (3.9%)

Lovejoy ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

3.1%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

7.6%

Hispanic

7.7%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

77.0%

Two or more races

3.9%

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

6.8 %

Lovejoy ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

3.5 %

Lovejoy ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0.3 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

6.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

3.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.3%

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

0.2 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

74.1 %

Lovejoy ISD: 32.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

20.8 %

Lovejoy ISD: 20%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

4.5 %

Lovejoy ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

0.2%

Career and technical

74.1%

Gifted and talented

20.8%

Special education

4.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Lovejoy ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Lovejoy ISD: A

School progress

B

Lovejoy ISD: A

Closing the gaps

A

Lovejoy ISD: A

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

99.7 %

Lovejoy ISD: 99.7%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Lovejoy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Lovejoy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Lovejoy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Lovejoy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Lovejoy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.4%

White

99.7 %

Lovejoy ISD: 99.7%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Lovejoy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

99.7%

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

0 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Lovejoy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

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

59.9 %

Lovejoy ISD: 59.9%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

40.9 %

Lovejoy ISD: 40.9%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Lovejoy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

87.5 %

Lovejoy ISD: 87.5%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

52.1 %

Lovejoy ISD: 52.1%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Lovejoy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 20.2%

White

58.8 %

Lovejoy ISD: 58.8%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

64 %

Lovejoy ISD: 64%

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

78.1 %

Lovejoy ISD: 78.1%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

66.7 %

Lovejoy ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Lovejoy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

85.7 %

Lovejoy ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

72 %

Lovejoy ISD: 72%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Lovejoy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 52.5%

White

78.4 %

Lovejoy ISD: 78.4%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

68.8 %

Lovejoy ISD: 68.8%

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

1226

Lovejoy ISD: 1226

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

25.9

Lovejoy ISD: 25.9

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

86.6 %

Lovejoy ISD: 86.6%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

88 %

Lovejoy ISD: 88%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

82.5 %

Lovejoy ISD: 82.5%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

86.6%

Math

88.0%

Reading + Math

82.5%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

102.2

African American

2.6 (2.6%)

Lovejoy ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Lovejoy ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (3.9%)

Lovejoy ISD: 2%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

7.2 (7%)

Lovejoy ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lovejoy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

87.7 (85.9%)

Lovejoy ISD: 90.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0.7 (0.6%)

Lovejoy ISD: 1.2%

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%)

Lovejoy ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

57.7 (56.5%)

Lovejoy ISD: 64.4%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

43.5 (42.6%)

Lovejoy ISD: 34.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (1%)

Lovejoy ISD: 1%

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

14.9

Lovejoy ISD: 14.6

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

11.8 years

Lovejoy ISD: 11.9 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

$56,887

Lovejoy ISD: $56,710

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$51,411

Lovejoy ISD: $50,897

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$51,079

Lovejoy ISD: $52,565

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$55,764

Lovejoy ISD: $54,659

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$58,037

Lovejoy ISD: $57,460

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$64,647

Lovejoy ISD: $65,000

Statewide: $62,039

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