Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Lubbock ISD: B

Total students

547

Avg. teacher experience

11.4 years

Lubbock ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 91.5%

Statewide: 90.3%

McWhorter Elementary School is an elementary school in Lubbock, TX, in the Lubbock ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 547 students. 73.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 36.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of D for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $50,744, which is $6,897 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.4 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

2711 First
Lubbock, TX 79415

Office phone number

(806) 219-6100

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in McWhorter Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 17. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 17.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

547

African American

14 (2.6%)

Lubbock ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

2 (0.4%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (0.4%)

Lubbock ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

515 (94.1%)

Lubbock ISD: 59.5%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

13 (2.4%)

Lubbock ISD: 21.9%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

2.6%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

94.1%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

2.4%

Two or more races

N/A

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

73.1 %

Lubbock ISD: 49.4%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

93.2 %

Lubbock ISD: 72.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

30.5 %

Lubbock ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

73.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

93.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

30.5%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

36.6 %

Lubbock ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

3.7 %

Lubbock ISD: 8%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

11.5 %

Lubbock ISD: 12.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

36.6%

Gifted and talented

3.7%

Special education

11.5%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

D

Lubbock ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

F

Lubbock ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

D

Lubbock ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

D

Lubbock 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

6.6 %

Lubbock ISD: 8%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

11.8 %

Lubbock ISD: 10.1%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

Masked

Lubbock ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6.4 %

Lubbock ISD: 9%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

11.1 %

Lubbock ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Lubbock ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

41.4

African American

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

19.1 (46.2%)

Lubbock ISD: 22%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20.3 (49%)

Lubbock ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

2 (4.8%)

Lubbock ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

30.2 (73%)

Lubbock ISD: 71.3%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

11.2 (27%)

Lubbock ISD: 26.8%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

13.2

Lubbock ISD: 13.1

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

11.4 years

Lubbock ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$50,744

Lubbock ISD: $51,823

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$33,050

Lubbock ISD: $42,215

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$46,602

Lubbock ISD: $47,546

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$48,938

Lubbock ISD: $49,695

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$53,143

Lubbock ISD: $55,464

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$60,846

Lubbock ISD: $61,640

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$68,349

Lubbock ISD: $66,474

Statewide: $69,974

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