Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Lubbock ISD: B

Total students

476

Avg. teacher experience

15.1 years

Lubbock ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Lubbock ISD: 91.5%

Statewide: 90.3%

Talkington School For Young Women is an elementary/secondary school in Lubbock, TX, in the Lubbock ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 476 students. 29.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.9% 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 A for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average SAT score at Talkington School For Young Women was 1144 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 23.8.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $54,368, which is $3,273 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 15.1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

415 N Ivory Ave
Lubbock, TX 79403

Office phone number

(806) 219-2200

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Talkington School For Young Women 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

476

African American

61 (12.8%)

Lubbock ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

19 (4%)

Lubbock ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

217 (45.6%)

Lubbock ISD: 59.5%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

164 (34.5%)

Lubbock ISD: 21.9%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

15 (3.2%)

Lubbock ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

12.8%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

4.0%

Hispanic

45.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

34.5%

Two or more races

3.2%

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

29.6 %

Lubbock ISD: 49.4%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

48.3 %

Lubbock ISD: 72.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

2.9 %

Lubbock ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

29.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

48.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.9%

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

2.9 %

Lubbock ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

22.5 %

Lubbock ISD: 8%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

0.4 %

Lubbock ISD: 12.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

2.9%

Gifted and talented

22.5%

Special education

0.4%

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)

A

Lubbock ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

A

Lubbock ISD: B

School progress (2018-2019)

A

Lubbock ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

A

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

100 %

Lubbock ISD: 91.5%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

100 %

Lubbock ISD: 91.6%

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 97.9%

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

100 %

Lubbock ISD: 89.6%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Lubbock ISD: Masked

Statewide: 89.2%

White

100 %

Lubbock ISD: 95.1%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

Masked

Lubbock ISD: 92.1%

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 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 %

Lubbock ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

0 %

Lubbock ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

0 %

Lubbock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

0 %

Lubbock ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0 %

Lubbock ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

0 %

Lubbock ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 1.5%

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

1.5 %

Lubbock ISD: 8%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

0 %

Lubbock ISD: 10.1%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Lubbock ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.4 %

Lubbock ISD: 9%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

1.3 %

Lubbock ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

13.3 %

Lubbock ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 6.7%

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 2019-2020 school year.

All students

97.1 %

Lubbock ISD: 22.8%

Statewide: 22%

African American

100 %

Lubbock ISD: 7%

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

N/A

Lubbock ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

Masked

Lubbock ISD: 72.8%

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

95.8 %

Lubbock ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Lubbock ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.5%

White

96.8 %

Lubbock ISD: 47.4%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

Masked

Lubbock ISD: 31.7%

Statewide: 25.8%

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 2019-2020 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

68.2 %

Lubbock ISD: 65.2%

Statewide: 59%

African American

36.4 %

Lubbock ISD: 42.9%

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Lubbock ISD: Masked

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

Masked

Lubbock ISD: 93.2%

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

69.6 %

Lubbock ISD: 51.5%

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Lubbock ISD: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

80 %

Lubbock ISD: 71.6%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

Masked

Lubbock ISD: 70%

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, 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

1144

Lubbock ISD: 947

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

23.8

Lubbock ISD: 20.6

Statewide: 20.2

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 2019-2020.

Reading

96.6 %

Lubbock ISD: 84.4%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

89.7 %

Lubbock ISD: 72.5%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

86.2 %

Lubbock ISD: 69.7%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

96.6%

Math

89.7%

Reading + Math

86.2%

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

31

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

5.4 (17.4%)

Lubbock ISD: 22%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Lubbock ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

24.4 (78.8%)

Lubbock ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

1.2 (3.7%)

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

18.5 (59.7%)

Lubbock ISD: 71.3%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

11.5 (37.1%)

Lubbock ISD: 26.8%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

1 (3.2%)

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

15.4

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

15.1 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

$54,368

Lubbock ISD: $51,823

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

N/A

Lubbock ISD: $42,215

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$48,250

Lubbock ISD: $47,546

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$49,827

Lubbock ISD: $49,695

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$55,588

Lubbock ISD: $55,464

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$60,420

Lubbock ISD: $61,640

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

Masked

Lubbock ISD: $66,474

Statewide: $69,974

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