Accountability rating

B

Richardson ISD: B

Total students

631

Avg. teacher experience

8.7 years

Richardson ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Richardson ISD: 89.8%

Statewide: 90%

Liberty Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Dallas, TX, in the Richardson ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 631 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 60.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 24.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,899, which is $1,777 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.richardson.k12.tx.us/administration/sch

Address

10330 Lawler Rd
Dallas, TX 75243-4107

Office phone number

(469) 593-7888

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Liberty Junior High 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

Ethnicity

Total students

631

African American

229 (36.3%)

Richardson ISD: 22.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Richardson ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

80 (12.7%)

Richardson ISD: 7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

247 (39.1%)

Richardson ISD: 37.8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Richardson ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

63 (10%)

Richardson ISD: 29.8%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

12 (1.9%)

Richardson ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

36.3%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

12.7%

Hispanic

39.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

10.0%

Two or more races

1.9%

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

60.1 %

Richardson ISD: 49.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

74.6 %

Richardson ISD: 55.7%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

24.1 %

Richardson ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

60.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

74.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

24.1%

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

24.1 %

Richardson ISD: 26.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

44.5 %

Richardson ISD: 27.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

7.9 %

Richardson ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.3 %

Richardson ISD: 11.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

24.1%

Career and technical

44.5%

Gifted and talented

7.9%

Special education

13.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Richardson ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Richardson ISD: B

School progress

A

Richardson ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Richardson 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

47.9

African American

9.7 (20.2%)

Richardson ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Richardson ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Richardson ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

4.5 (9.3%)

Richardson ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Richardson ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

33.7 (70.4%)

Richardson ISD: 70.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Richardson ISD: 1.5%

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%)

Richardson ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

36.1 (75.4%)

Richardson ISD: 77%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

11.8 (24.6%)

Richardson ISD: 22.4%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Richardson ISD: 0.5%

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

13.2

Richardson ISD: 14.6

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

8.7 years

Richardson ISD: 10.2 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

$55,899

Richardson ISD: $56,502

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$52,275

Richardson ISD: $52,444

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$53,500

Richardson ISD: $53,801

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$54,971

Richardson ISD: $55,946

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$59,249

Richardson ISD: $58,543

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$62,059

Richardson ISD: $62,989

Statewide: $62,039

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