Accountability rating

C

Wells ISD: A

Total students

169

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Wells ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Wells ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Wells Elementary School is an elementary school in Wells, TX, in the Wells ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 169 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 48.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $43,150, which is $10,972 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.wells.esc7.net

Address

P O Box 469
Wells, TX 75976-0469

Office phone number

(936) 867-4400

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Wells Elementary 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

169

African American

18 (10.7%)

Wells ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

14 (8.3%)

Wells ISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

127 (75.1%)

Wells ISD: 75.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

10 (5.9%)

Wells ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

10.7%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

8.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

75.1%

Two or more races

5.9%

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

48.5 %

Wells ISD: 58.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

69.2 %

Wells ISD: 66.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

2.4 %

Wells ISD: 3%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

48.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

69.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.4%

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

2.4 %

Wells ISD: 3%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Wells ISD: 31.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

4.1 %

Wells ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.5 %

Wells ISD: 11.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

2.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.1%

Special education

9.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Wells ISD: A

Student achievement

C

Wells ISD: B

School progress

B

Wells ISD: A

Closing the gaps

D

Wells 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

14.8

African American

1 (6.8%)

Wells ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

13.8 (93.2%)

Wells ISD: 94.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

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%)

Wells ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

12.8 (86.5%)

Wells ISD: 84.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

2 (13.5%)

Wells ISD: 15.7%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Wells ISD: 0%

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

11.4

Wells ISD: 10.5

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

Wells ISD: 12.3 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

$43,150

Wells ISD: $45,178

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Wells ISD: N/A

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$38,410

Wells ISD: $41,460

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$41,729

Wells ISD: $44,057

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$44,619

Wells ISD: $46,004

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$47,868

Wells ISD: $51,265

Statewide: $62,039

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