Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Tyler ISD: B

Total students

547

Avg. teacher experience

11.8 years

Tyler ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Tyler ISD: 94.8%

Statewide: 90%

Birdwell Elementary School is an elementary school in Tyler, TX, in the Tyler ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 547 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 80.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 58% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $54,008, which is $3,083 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

2010 Talley Ave
Tyler, TX 75701

Office phone number

(903) 262-1870

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Birdwell Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

547

African American

83 (15.2%)

Tyler ISD: 27.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

405 (74%)

Tyler ISD: 47%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

53 (9.7%)

Tyler ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

6 (1.1%)

Tyler ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

15.2%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

74.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

9.7%

Two or more races

1.1%

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

80.3 %

Tyler ISD: 61.2%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

85.4 %

Tyler ISD: 75.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

55 %

Tyler ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

80.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

85.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

55.0%

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

58 %

Tyler ISD: 22.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Tyler ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

8.8 %

Tyler ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.3 %

Tyler ISD: 9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

58.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

8.8%

Special education

9.3%

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

B

Tyler ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Tyler ISD: B

School progress

B

Tyler ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Tyler 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

35.9

African American

1 (2.8%)

Tyler ISD: 17.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

19 (52.9%)

Tyler ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

15.9 (44.4%)

Tyler ISD: 60.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

25.9 (72.2%)

Tyler ISD: 71.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

10 (27.8%)

Tyler ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0.9%

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

15.2

Tyler ISD: 14.9

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

11.8 years

Tyler 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

$54,008

Tyler ISD: $52,318

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$46,800

Tyler ISD: $45,028

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$49,540

Tyler ISD: $47,837

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$51,206

Tyler ISD: $52,831

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$56,692

Tyler ISD: $55,263

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$63,863

Tyler ISD: $60,641

Statewide: $65,449

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