Total students

15,717

Students per teacher

16.4

Statewide: 15.1

Avg. teacher experience

12.6 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.3 %

Statewide: 89.1%

Rockwall ISD is a school district in Rockwall, TX. As of the 2016-2017 school year, it had 15,717 students. The school received an accountability rating of “met standard.” 32.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $54,380, which is $1,855 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.6 years of experience. The average SAT score at Rockwall ISD was 1546. The average ACT score was 23.6. In the Class of 2016 , 97.3% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.1%.

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Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Rockwall ISD are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2006 in this region had a college graduation rate of 20.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher ed outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

15,717

African American

1,200 (7.6%)

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

143 (0.9%)

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

481 (3.1%)

Statewide: 4.2%

Hispanic

3,337 (21.2%)

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

28 (0.2%)

Statewide: 0.1%

White

9,953 (63.3%)

Statewide: 28.1%

Two or more races

575 (3.7%)

Statewide: 2.2%

African American

7.6%

American Indian

0.9%

Asian

3.1%

Hispanic

21.2%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

63.3%

Two or more races

3.7%

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

32.6 %

Statewide: 50.3%

Economically disadvantaged

24.1 %

Statewide: 59%

Limited English proficiency

7.4 %

Statewide: 18.9%

At-risk students

32.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

24.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.4%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2016-2017 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

7.3 %

Statewide: 18.8%

Career and Technical

26.9 %

Statewide: 25%

Gifted and Talented

7.1 %

Statewide: 7.8%

Special Education

9.3 %

Statewide: 8.8%

Bilingual/ESL

7.3%

Career and technical

26.9%

Gifted and talented

7.1%

Special education

9.3%

Academics

Accountability rating

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state’s academic accountability system. Possible ratings are as follows: Met standard, Met alternative standard, Improvement required, Not rated and Not rated: Data integrity issues.

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2017 Accountability Manual.

Accountability rating

Met standard

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2012-2013 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2016. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

97.3 %

Statewide: 89.1%

African American

94.4 %

Statewide: 85.4%

American Indian

100 %

Statewide: 87.4%

Asian

97.2 %

Statewide: 95.7%

Hispanic

95.9 %

Statewide: 86.9%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

97.9 %

Statewide: 93.4%

Two or more races

100 %

Statewide: 90.8%

African American

94.4%

American Indian

100.0%

Asian

97.2%

Hispanic

95.9%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

97.9%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2015-2016 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

0.1 %

Statewide: 2%

American Indian

0 %

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0 %

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.2 %

Statewide: 2.4%

Pacific Islander

0 %

Statewide: 2.6%

White

0 %

Statewide: 1.1%

Two or more races

0 %

Statewide: 1.5%

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 2015-2016 school year.

All students

40 %

Statewide: 25.5%

African American

24.3 %

Statewide: 17.2%

American Indian

10 %

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

74.4 %

Statewide: 59.3%

Hispanic

33.4 %

Statewide: 23.1%

Pacific Islander

57.1 %

Statewide: 25.1%

White

41.6 %

Statewide: 27.9%

Two or more races

43.7 %

Statewide: 29%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2015-2016 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

64.4 %

Statewide: 49.5%

African American

55.6 %

Statewide: 28.2%

American Indian

Masked

Statewide: 47.6%

Asian

67.2 %

Statewide: 72.9%

Hispanic

60.7 %

Statewide: 37.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Statewide: 48%

White

65.7 %

Statewide: 63.3%

Two or more races

64.5 %

Statewide: 60.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2016, 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

1546

Statewide: 1375

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2016. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

23.6

Statewide: 20.3

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in English or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the TAKS exit-level test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2016.

English

74.2 %

Statewide: 50.6%

Math

66.5 %

Statewide: 44.6%

English + Math

62.7 %

Statewide: 38.7%

English

74.2%

Math

66.5%

English + Math

62.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

957.7

African American

26.2 (2.7%)

Statewide: 10.2%

American Indian

4 (0.4%)

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

7 (0.7%)

Statewide: 1.5%

Hispanic

75.3 (7.9%)

Statewide: 26.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Statewide: 0.4%

White

834.3 (87.1%)

Statewide: 59.8%

Two or more races

10 (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

3.3 (0.3%)

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

636 (66.4%)

Statewide: 74.5%

Master's

314.4 (32.8%)

Statewide: 23.6%

Doctorate

4 (0.4%)

Statewide: 0.6%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2016-2017.

Students per teacher

16.4

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2016-2017 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

12.6 years

Statewide: 10.9 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

$54,380

Statewide: $52,525

Beginner

$49,391

Statewide: $46,199

1 to 5 years

$51,125

Statewide: $48,779

6 to 10 years

$52,478

Statewide: $51,184

11 to 20 years

$55,116

Statewide: $54,396

20+ years

$59,786

Statewide: $60,913

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