Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Valley View ISD: A

Total students

369

Avg. teacher experience

14.5 years

Valley View ISD: 13 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Valley View ISD: 96.5%

Statewide: 90.3%

Wilbur E Lucas Elementary School is an elementary school in Pharr, TX, in the Valley View ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 369 students. 82.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 81.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of B for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $60,080, which is $2,439 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 14.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.vviewisd.net

Address

9701 S Jackson Rd
Pharr, TX 78577

Office phone number

(956) 340-1700

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Wilbur E Lucas Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.5 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 01.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

369

African American

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

369 (100%)

Valley View ISD: 99.8%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

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

82.4 %

Valley View ISD: 75.8%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

94 %

Valley View ISD: 95%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

81.3 %

Valley View ISD: 67.6%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

82.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

94.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

81.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

81.3 %

Valley View ISD: 67.5%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

11.4 %

Valley View ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

12.5 %

Valley View ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

81.3%

Gifted and talented

11.4%

Special education

12.5%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

B

Valley View ISD: A

Student achievement (2018-2019)

A

Valley View ISD: A

School progress (2018-2019)

A

Valley View ISD: A

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Valley View ISD: A

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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

1 %

Valley View ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Valley View ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

N/A

Valley View ISD: Masked

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Valley View ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 %

Valley View ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Valley View ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

N/A

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

N/A

Valley View ISD: N/A

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

29.1

African American

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

29.1 (100%)

Valley View ISD: 95.6%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

27.1 (93.1%)

Valley View ISD: 84.7%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

2 (6.9%)

Valley View ISD: 15.3%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Valley View ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

12.7

Valley View ISD: 15.1

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

14.5 years

Valley View ISD: 13 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$60,080

Valley View ISD: $58,760

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

N/A

Valley View ISD: N/A

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$52,350

Valley View ISD: $50,685

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$55,363

Valley View ISD: $54,814

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$60,066

Valley View ISD: $59,746

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$70,055

Valley View ISD: $69,287

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Valley View ISD: $75,711

Statewide: $69,974

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