Accountability rating

Met standard

Waxahachie ISD: B

Total students

565

Avg. teacher experience

10.4 years

Waxahachie ISD: 11.8 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Waxahachie ISD: 90.3%

Statewide: 89.7%

Dunaway Elementary School is an elementary school in Waxahachie, TX, in the Waxahachie ISD school district. As of the 2017-2018 school year, it had 565 students. The school received an accountability rating of Met standard. 59.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 40.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,655, which is $1,679 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.wisd.org

Address

600 S Hwy 77 S
Waxahachie, TX 75165

Office phone number

(972) 923-4646

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Dunaway Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

565

African American

19 (3.4%)

Waxahachie ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (1.1%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 4.4%

Hispanic

337 (59.6%)

Waxahachie ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

197 (34.9%)

Waxahachie ISD: 49.6%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

6 (1.1%)

Waxahachie ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

3.4%

American Indian

1.1%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

59.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

34.9%

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

59.5 %

Waxahachie ISD: 46.2%

Statewide: 50.8%

Economically disadvantaged

63.7 %

Waxahachie ISD: 45.3%

Statewide: 58.8%

Limited English proficiency

32.9 %

Waxahachie ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 18.8%

At-risk students

59.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

63.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

32.9%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2017-2018 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

40.2 %

Waxahachie ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 18.9%

Career and Technical

0 %

Waxahachie ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 25.8%

Gifted and Talented

2.1 %

Waxahachie ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 7.9%

Special Education

11.7 %

Waxahachie ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 9.1%

Bilingual/ESL

40.2%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

2.1%

Special education

11.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system. In 2017-18, Texas gave school districts with more than one campus a letter grade from A to F. The state did not give grades to campuses and instead gave them ratings based on the previous system, such as "met standard" or "improvement required." Some districts did not receive ratings for a variety of reasons, including being impacted by Hurricane Harvey, being annexed by another district, or having compromised data.

Overall

Met standard

Waxahachie ISD: B

Student achievement

N/A

Waxahachie ISD: B

School progress

N/A

Waxahachie ISD: B

Closing the gaps

N/A

Waxahachie ISD: B

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 2018 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

40.1

African American

2 (5%)

Waxahachie ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 10.4%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.6%

Hispanic

10.8 (27.1%)

Waxahachie ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 27.2%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

27.2 (67.9%)

Waxahachie ISD: 83.3%

Statewide: 58.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0.8 (2.1%)

Waxahachie ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

29 (72.4%)

Waxahachie ISD: 72.6%

Statewide: 74.1%

Master's

10.2 (25.5%)

Waxahachie ISD: 22%

Statewide: 23.8%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2017-2018.

Students per teacher

14.1

Waxahachie ISD: 14.1

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2017-2018 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

10.4 years

Waxahachie ISD: 11.8 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

$51,655

Waxahachie ISD: $53,787

Statewide: $53,334

Beginner

N/A

Waxahachie ISD: $43,574

Statewide: $47,667

1 to 5 years

$47,534

Waxahachie ISD: $49,206

Statewide: $49,663

6 to 10 years

$50,075

Waxahachie ISD: $51,257

Statewide: $52,056

11 to 20 years

$54,319

Waxahachie ISD: $55,459

Statewide: $55,246

20+ years

$62,412

Waxahachie ISD: $63,599

Statewide: $61,428

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