Accountability rating

B

Temple ISD: B

Total students

545

Avg. teacher experience

10.7 years

Temple ISD: 9.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Temple ISD: 89.1%

Statewide: 90%

Meridith-Dunbar Early Childhood Ac is an elementary school in Temple, TX, in the Temple ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 545 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 52.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 18.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $47,876, which is $6,246 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.tisd.org

Address

1717 E Ave J
Temple, TX 76504-5892

Office phone number

(254) 215-6700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Meridith-Dunbar Early Childhood Ac are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

545

African American

159 (29.2%)

Temple ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Temple ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Temple ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

269 (49.4%)

Temple ISD: 45%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Temple ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

93 (17.1%)

Temple ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

22 (4%)

Temple ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

29.2%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

49.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

17.1%

Two or more races

4.0%

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

52.7 %

Temple ISD: 64.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

98.9 %

Temple ISD: 72%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

18.9 %

Temple ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

52.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

98.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

18.9%

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

18.7 %

Temple ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Temple ISD: 24.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Temple ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.3 %

Temple ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

18.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

8.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Temple ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated (Paired campus)

Temple ISD: C

School progress

Not rated (Paired campus)

Temple ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated (Paired campus)

Temple 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

17

African American

2 (11.8%)

Temple ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

1 (5.9%)

Temple ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Temple ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2 (11.8%)

Temple ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Temple ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

12 (70.6%)

Temple ISD: 76.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Temple ISD: 0.7%

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 (5.9%)

Temple ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

14 (82.4%)

Temple ISD: 69.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

2 (11.8%)

Temple ISD: 26.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Temple ISD: 0.8%

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

32.1

Temple ISD: 14.3

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

10.7 years

Temple ISD: 9.6 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

$47,876

Temple ISD: $49,181

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$15,884

Temple ISD: $37,984

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$46,500

Temple ISD: $46,437

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$48,167

Temple ISD: $49,043

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,200

Temple ISD: $52,871

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$56,750

Temple ISD: $57,418

Statewide: $62,039

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