Accountability rating

C

Whitney ISD: C

Total students

344

Avg. teacher experience

15.2 years

Whitney ISD: 13.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Whitney ISD: 95.7%

Statewide: 90%

Whitney Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Whitney, TX, in the Whitney ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 344 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 57.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $46,666, which is $7,456 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) 694-3446

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Whitney Middle 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

344

African American

15 (4.4%)

Whitney ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.3%)

Whitney ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Whitney ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

72 (20.9%)

Whitney ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Whitney ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

247 (71.8%)

Whitney ISD: 70.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

9 (2.6%)

Whitney ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

4.4%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

20.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

71.8%

Two or more races

2.6%

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

57.3 %

Whitney ISD: 46.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

57 %

Whitney ISD: 62.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

5.8 %

Whitney ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

57.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

57.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.8%

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

5.8 %

Whitney ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Whitney ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

8.1 %

Whitney ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.6 %

Whitney ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

5.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

8.1%

Special education

11.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Whitney ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Whitney ISD: B

School progress

C

Whitney ISD: C

Closing the gaps

C

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

26.5

African American

0 (0%)

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

0.6 (2.2%)

Whitney ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Whitney ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25.9 (97.8%)

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

21.1 (79.7%)

Whitney ISD: 86.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5.4 (20.3%)

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

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

15.2 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

$46,666

Whitney ISD: $45,631

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$32,480

Whitney ISD: $32,802

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$36,832

Whitney ISD: $35,307

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$42,705

Whitney ISD: $42,660

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$48,147

Whitney ISD: $49,621

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$55,214

Whitney ISD: $54,551

Statewide: $62,039

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