Accountability rating

B

Waxahachie ISD: B

Total students

461

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Waxahachie ISD: 11.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Waxahachie ISD: 90.4%

Statewide: 90%

Dunaway Elementary School is an elementary school in Waxahachie, TX, in the Waxahachie ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 461 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 65.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 43.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,942, which is $180 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

461

African American

19 (4.1%)

Waxahachie ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

13 (2.8%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

267 (57.9%)

Waxahachie ISD: 33.8%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

155 (33.6%)

Waxahachie ISD: 48.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

6 (1.3%)

Waxahachie ISD: 3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

4.1%

American Indian

2.8%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

57.9%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

33.6%

Two or more races

1.3%

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

65.7 %

Waxahachie ISD: 49.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

70.5 %

Waxahachie ISD: 47.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

38 %

Waxahachie ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

65.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

70.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

38.0%

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

43.8 %

Waxahachie ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Waxahachie ISD: 32.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

3.9 %

Waxahachie ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.9 %

Waxahachie ISD: 13%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

43.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.9%

Special education

13.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Waxahachie ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Waxahachie ISD: B

School progress

B

Waxahachie ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

35

African American

1 (2.9%)

Waxahachie ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

10.8 (31%)

Waxahachie ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

23.2 (66.2%)

Waxahachie ISD: 84.2%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Waxahachie ISD: 0.2%

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%)

Waxahachie ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

23.8 (68.1%)

Waxahachie ISD: 73.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

11.2 (31.9%)

Waxahachie ISD: 23.5%

Statewide: 24.3%

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 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

13.2

Waxahachie ISD: 13.9

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

11.9 years

Waxahachie ISD: 11.9 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

$53,942

Waxahachie ISD: $55,584

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Waxahachie ISD: $46,526

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$49,398

Waxahachie ISD: $50,654

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$51,417

Waxahachie ISD: $53,024

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$55,840

Waxahachie ISD: $56,974

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$64,215

Waxahachie ISD: $65,248

Statewide: $62,039

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