Accountability rating

D

Whitney ISD: C

Total students

380

Avg. teacher experience

10.4 years

Whitney ISD: 13.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Whitney ISD: 95.7%

Statewide: 90%

Whitney Elementary School is an elementary school in Whitney, TX, in the Whitney ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 380 students. The school received an accountability rating of D. 44.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 8.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $42,331, which is $11,791 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.whitney.k12.tx.us

Address

P O Box 518
Whitney, TX 76692-0518

Office phone number

(254) 694-3456

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Whitney Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

380

African American

13 (3.4%)

Whitney ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.5%)

Whitney ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.5%)

Whitney ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

86 (22.6%)

Whitney ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Whitney ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

259 (68.2%)

Whitney ISD: 70.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

18 (4.7%)

Whitney ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

3.4%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

22.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

68.2%

Two or more races

4.7%

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

44.7 %

Whitney ISD: 46.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

72.6 %

Whitney ISD: 62.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

8.9 %

Whitney ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

44.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

72.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

8.9%

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

8.7 %

Whitney ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Whitney ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

1.1 %

Whitney ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.1 %

Whitney ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

8.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.1%

Special education

12.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

D

Whitney ISD: C

Student achievement

Not rated (Paired campus)

Whitney ISD: B

School progress

Not rated (Paired campus)

Whitney ISD: C

Closing the gaps

Not rated (Paired campus)

Whitney ISD: D

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

27.4

African American

1 (3.6%)

Whitney ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Whitney ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Whitney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Whitney ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Whitney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

26.4 (96.4%)

Whitney ISD: 95.1%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Whitney 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%)

Whitney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

26.4 (96.4%)

Whitney ISD: 86.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

1 (3.6%)

Whitney ISD: 13.5%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Whitney 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

13.9

Whitney ISD: 13.4

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

10.4 years

Whitney ISD: 13.7 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

$42,331

Whitney ISD: $45,631

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$32,580

Whitney ISD: $32,802

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$35,046

Whitney ISD: $35,307

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$41,582

Whitney ISD: $42,660

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$48,516

Whitney ISD: $49,621

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$52,510

Whitney ISD: $54,551

Statewide: $62,039

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