Accountability rating

B

Paris ISD: B

Total students

193

Avg. teacher experience

8.6 years

Paris ISD: 13.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Paris ISD: 94.4%

Statewide: 90%

Lamar County Head Start is an elementary school in Paris, TX, in the Paris ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 193 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 51.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 6.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $39,392, which is $14,730 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

lch.parisisd.net

Address

1350 6th N E
Paris, TX 75460

Office phone number

(903) 737-7469

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Lamar County Head Start 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

Ethnicity

Total students

193

African American

92 (47.7%)

Paris ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (1%)

Paris ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Paris ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

38 (19.7%)

Paris ISD: 23.6%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Paris ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

46 (23.8%)

Paris ISD: 36%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

15 (7.8%)

Paris ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

47.7%

American Indian

1.0%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

19.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

23.8%

Two or more races

7.8%

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

51.3 %

Paris ISD: 52.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

100 %

Paris ISD: 77.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

6.7 %

Paris ISD: 10.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

51.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

100.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

6.7%

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

6.7 %

Paris ISD: 10%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Paris ISD: 23%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Paris ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

5.7 %

Paris ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

6.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

5.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Paris ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated (Paired campus)

Paris ISD: B

School progress

Not rated (Paired campus)

Paris ISD: A

Closing the gaps

Not rated (Paired campus)

Paris ISD: C

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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

11

African American

1 (9.1%)

Paris ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

1 (9.1%)

Paris ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Paris ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Paris ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Paris ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9 (81.8%)

Paris ISD: 81.4%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Paris ISD: 2.1%

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%)

Paris ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

10 (90.9%)

Paris ISD: 77.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

1 (9.1%)

Paris ISD: 21.6%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Paris ISD: 0.2%

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

17.5

Paris ISD: 12.2

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

8.6 years

Paris ISD: 13.3 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

$39,392

Paris ISD: $42,740

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$32,907

Paris ISD: $32,860

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$34,183

Paris ISD: $34,634

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$39,000

Paris ISD: $38,740

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$45,750

Paris ISD: $45,769

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$51,100

Paris ISD: $53,501

Statewide: $62,039

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