Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Mount Pleasant ISD: B

Total students

402

Avg. teacher experience

15.9 years

Mount Pleasant ISD: 11.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Mount Pleasant ISD: 97.8%

Statewide: 90%

Vivian Fowler Elementary School is an elementary school in Mount Pleasant, TX, in the Mount Pleasant ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 402 students. 77.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 66.2% 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.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $52,062, which is $5,029 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 15.9 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.mpisd.net/fowler/

Address

P O Box 1117
Mount Pleasant, TX 75456-1117

Office phone number

(903) 575-2070

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Vivian Fowler Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 08. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 08.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

402

African American

52 (12.9%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

309 (76.9%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 69.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

30 (7.5%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 16.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

9 (2.2%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

12.9%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

76.9%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

7.5%

Two or more races

2.2%

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

77.6 %

Mount Pleasant ISD: 72.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

83.8 %

Mount Pleasant ISD: 77.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

57.5 %

Mount Pleasant ISD: 46.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

77.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

83.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

57.5%

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

66.2 %

Mount Pleasant ISD: 51%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Mount Pleasant ISD: 27.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

7.7 %

Mount Pleasant ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.9 %

Mount Pleasant ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

66.2%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

7.7%

Special education

14.9%

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

Mount Pleasant ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Mount Pleasant ISD: B

School progress

B

Mount Pleasant ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Mount Pleasant 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.

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

33

African American

3 (9.1%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

12.1 (36.8%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 23%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17.8 (54.1%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 66.9%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 0.9%

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 (3%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

26 (78.8%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 75.6%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

6 (18.2%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 21.9%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Mount Pleasant ISD: 0.3%

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

12.2

Mount Pleasant ISD: 13.4

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

15.9 years

Mount Pleasant ISD: 11.8 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

$52,062

Mount Pleasant ISD: $50,327

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Mount Pleasant ISD: $45,812

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$45,308

Mount Pleasant ISD: $46,013

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$47,840

Mount Pleasant ISD: $47,628

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$51,034

Mount Pleasant ISD: $51,840

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$57,972

Mount Pleasant ISD: $57,902

Statewide: $65,449

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