Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Prosper ISD: A

Total students

781

Avg. teacher experience

9.4 years

Prosper ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Prosper ISD: 99.1%

Statewide: 90%

Light Farms Elementary School is an elementary school in Celina, TX, in the Prosper ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 781 students. 15.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of A 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 $58,316, which is $1,225 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.4 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.prosper-isd.net

Address

1100 Cypress Creek Way
Celina, TX 75009

Office phone number

(469) 219-2140

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Light Farms Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

781

African American

24 (3.1%)

Prosper ISD: 9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Prosper ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

28 (3.6%)

Prosper ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

77 (9.9%)

Prosper ISD: 13.2%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Prosper ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

596 (76.3%)

Prosper ISD: 58.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

56 (7.2%)

Prosper ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

3.1%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

3.6%

Hispanic

9.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

76.3%

Two or more races

7.2%

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

15.9 %

Prosper ISD: 20.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

2.6 %

Prosper ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

1.8 %

Prosper ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

15.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

2.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.8%

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

1.7 %

Prosper ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Prosper ISD: 28.3%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

8.7 %

Prosper ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.9 %

Prosper ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

1.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

8.7%

Special education

11.9%

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

A

Prosper ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Prosper ISD: A

School progress

B

Prosper ISD: A

Closing the gaps

A

Prosper 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 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

49.5

African American

4 (8.1%)

Prosper ISD: 4.9%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Prosper ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Prosper ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (2%)

Prosper ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Prosper ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

44.5 (89.9%)

Prosper ISD: 86.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Prosper 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 (2%)

Prosper ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

32.5 (65.7%)

Prosper ISD: 68.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

16 (32.3%)

Prosper ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Prosper ISD: 0.6%

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

15.8

Prosper ISD: 15.8

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

9.4 years

Prosper ISD: 10.5 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

$58,316

Prosper ISD: $59,904

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$54,500

Prosper ISD: $52,386

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$54,925

Prosper ISD: $55,225

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$57,276

Prosper ISD: $58,089

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$61,044

Prosper ISD: $62,574

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$74,700

Prosper ISD: $70,156

Statewide: $65,449

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