Total students

1,504

Students per teacher

14.6

Wichita Falls ISD: 13.7

Statewide: 15.1

Avg. teacher experience

12.4 years

Wichita Falls ISD: 11.8 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

98.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 98%

Statewide: 89.1%

Rider High School is a high school in Wichita Falls, TX, in the Wichita Falls ISD school district. As of the 2016-2017 school year, it had 1,504 students. The school received an accountability rating of “met standard.” 41.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $54,508, which is $1,983 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Rider High School was 1497. The average ACT score was 21.8. In the Class of 2016, 98.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.1%.

Contact information

Website

www.wfisd.net

Address

4611 Cypress Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76310-2599

Office phone number

(940) 235-1077

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Rider High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 09. Students who started eighth grade in 2006 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 09.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,504

African American

102 (6.8%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 13.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

9 (0.6%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

76 (5.1%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 4.2%

Hispanic

354 (23.5%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 35.1%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.1%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

890 (59.2%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 42.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Two or more races

71 (4.7%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 2.2%

African American

6.8%

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

5.1%

Hispanic

23.5%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

59.2%

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

41.2 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 54.8%

Statewide: 50.3%

Economically disadvantaged

31.8 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 62.7%

Statewide: 59%

Limited English proficiency

1.3 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 18.9%

At-risk students

41.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

31.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2016-2017 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0.7 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 18.8%

Career and Technical

83.9 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 25%

Gifted and Talented

8.2 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 7.8%

Special Education

10.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 8.8%

Bilingual/ESL

0.7%

Career and technical

83.9%

Gifted and talented

8.2%

Special education

10.4%

Academics

Accountability rating

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state’s academic accountability system. Possible ratings are as follows: Met standard, Met alternative standard, Improvement required, Not rated and Not rated: Data integrity issues.

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2017 Accountability Manual.

Accountability rating

Met standard

Wichita Falls ISD: Met standard

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2012-2013 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2016. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

98.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 98%

Statewide: 89.1%

African American

97.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 97%

Statewide: 85.4%

American Indian

100 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 100%

Statewide: 87.4%

Asian

100 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 100%

Statewide: 95.7%

Hispanic

96.6 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 98.2%

Statewide: 86.9%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

99.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 97.9%

Statewide: 93.4%

Two or more races

100 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.8%

African American

97.4%

American Indian

100.0%

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

96.6%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

99.1%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2015-2016 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 2%

American Indian

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.6%

White

0.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.1%

Two or more races

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2015-2016 school year.

All students

27.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 23.5%

Statewide: 25.5%

African American

13.2 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 17.2%

American Indian

30 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 25%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

66.7 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 58%

Statewide: 59.3%

Hispanic

21.2 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 17.6%

Statewide: 23.1%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: Masked

Statewide: 25.1%

White

28.2 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 28%

Statewide: 27.9%

Two or more races

26.9 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 28.1%

Statewide: 29%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2015-2016 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

63.7 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 56%

Statewide: 49.5%

African American

71.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 56.7%

Statewide: 28.2%

American Indian

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: 50%

Statewide: 47.6%

Asian

81.8 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 72.9%

Hispanic

57.6 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 36.2%

Statewide: 37.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: Masked

Statewide: 48%

White

64.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 62.4%

Statewide: 63.3%

Two or more races

57.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 61.1%

Statewide: 60.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2016, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1497

Wichita Falls ISD: 1424

Statewide: 1375

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2016. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

21.8

Wichita Falls ISD: 20.5

Statewide: 20.3

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in English or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the TAKS exit-level test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2016.

English

65.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 57%

Statewide: 50.6%

Math

60.3 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 49.9%

Statewide: 44.6%

English + Math

53.7 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 44%

Statewide: 38.7%

English

65.1%

Math

60.3%

English + Math

53.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

103.3

African American

4.5 (4.4%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 10.2%

American Indian

1 (1%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0.4 (0.4%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.5%

Hispanic

5.8 (5.7%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 26.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

91.5 (88.6%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 82.1%

Statewide: 59.8%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

1.4 (1.4%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

68.6 (66.4%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 76.2%

Statewide: 74.5%

Master's

33.2 (32.2%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 22.7%

Statewide: 23.6%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.6%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2016-2017.

Students per teacher

14.6

Wichita Falls ISD: 13.7

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2016-2017 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

12.4 years

Wichita Falls 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

$54,508

Wichita Falls ISD: $51,702

Statewide: $52,525

Beginner

$47,586

Wichita Falls ISD: $44,272

Statewide: $46,199

1 to 5 years

$48,122

Wichita Falls ISD: $47,523

Statewide: $48,779

6 to 10 years

$51,931

Wichita Falls ISD: $48,890

Statewide: $51,184

11 to 20 years

$56,955

Wichita Falls ISD: $52,483

Statewide: $54,396

20+ years

$63,393

Wichita Falls ISD: $61,335

Statewide: $60,913

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