Accountability rating

B

Tyler ISD: B

Total students

2,240

Avg. teacher experience

10.2 years

Tyler ISD: 10.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

96.4 %

Tyler ISD: 92.1%

Statewide: 90%

Robert E Lee High School is a high school in Tyler, TX, in the Tyler ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 2,240 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 51.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $49,998, which is $4,124 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Robert E Lee High School was 1087. The average ACT score was 22.1. In the Class of 2018, 96.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.5%.

Contact information

Address

411 Ese Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701-9699

Office phone number

(903) 262-2625

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Robert E Lee High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 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

2,240

African American

625 (27.9%)

Tyler ISD: 27.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

5 (0.2%)

Tyler ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

66 (2.9%)

Tyler ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

605 (27%)

Tyler ISD: 46.9%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

863 (38.5%)

Tyler ISD: 21.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

75 (3.3%)

Tyler ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

27.9%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

2.9%

Hispanic

27.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

38.5%

Two or more races

3.3%

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

51.9 %

Tyler ISD: 65.6%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

55.5 %

Tyler ISD: 75.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

5.6 %

Tyler ISD: 22.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

51.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

55.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.6%

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

4.7 %

Tyler ISD: 21.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

90.2 %

Tyler ISD: 31.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

17.5 %

Tyler ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8 %

Tyler ISD: 8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

4.7%

Career and technical

90.2%

Gifted and talented

17.5%

Special education

8.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Tyler ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Tyler ISD: B

School progress

B

Tyler ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

96.4 %

Tyler ISD: 92.1%

Statewide: 90%

African American

95.3 %

Tyler ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Tyler ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

91.3 %

Tyler ISD: 91.7%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

97.4 %

Tyler ISD: 91.8%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Tyler ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

96.6 %

Tyler ISD: 94.7%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Tyler ISD: 88.9%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

95.3%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

91.3%

Hispanic

97.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

96.6%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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

0.5 %

Tyler ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Tyler ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0.9 %

Tyler ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Tyler ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0.6 %

Tyler ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Tyler ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0.3 %

Tyler ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Tyler ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

25.6 %

Tyler ISD: 17.3%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

8.1 %

Tyler ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Tyler ISD: 0%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

57.9 %

Tyler ISD: 56.4%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

20.9 %

Tyler ISD: 14.2%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Tyler ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

36 %

Tyler ISD: 34.3%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

33.3 %

Tyler ISD: 27.6%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

63.6 %

Tyler ISD: 53.6%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

38.1 %

Tyler ISD: 26.2%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Tyler ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

81.8 %

Tyler ISD: 81.8%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

64.5 %

Tyler ISD: 46%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Tyler ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

64.4 %

Tyler ISD: 62.9%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

57.1 %

Tyler ISD: 62.5%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

1087

Tyler ISD: 1030

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

22.1

Tyler ISD: 20.1

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

63.7 %

Tyler ISD: 43.8%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

47.6 %

Tyler ISD: 30%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

44.2 %

Tyler ISD: 27.5%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

63.7%

Math

47.6%

Reading + Math

44.2%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

175.7

African American

24.9 (14.1%)

Tyler ISD: 17%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

1 (0.6%)

Tyler ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

5 (2.8%)

Tyler ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

11.9 (6.8%)

Tyler ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tyler ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

126.9 (72.2%)

Tyler ISD: 61.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

6 (3.4%)

Tyler ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

9 (5.1%)

Tyler ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

109.1 (62.1%)

Tyler ISD: 71.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

54.6 (31.1%)

Tyler ISD: 26.7%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

3 (1.7%)

Tyler ISD: 0.7%

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

12.8

Tyler ISD: 15

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

10.2 years

Tyler ISD: 10.1 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

$49,998

Tyler ISD: $49,586

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$42,543

Tyler ISD: $42,606

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$46,714

Tyler ISD: $46,283

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$50,216

Tyler ISD: $49,019

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,515

Tyler ISD: $51,284

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$59,420

Tyler ISD: $58,531

Statewide: $62,039

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