Accountability rating

B

Wichita Falls ISD: B

Total students

1,519

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Wichita Falls ISD: 11.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.8 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 98.5%

Statewide: 90%

Rider High School is a high school in Wichita Falls, TX, in the Wichita Falls ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,519 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 45.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $49,283, which is $4,839 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Rider High School was 1126. The average ACT score was 22.0. In the Class of 2018, 97.8% 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 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 09.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,519

African American

132 (8.7%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

5 (0.3%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

74 (4.9%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

368 (24.2%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 36.3%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.1%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

857 (56.4%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 40.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

81 (5.3%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 6%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

8.7%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

4.9%

Hispanic

24.2%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

56.4%

Two or more races

5.3%

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

45.2 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 55.6%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

42.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 66.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

1.8 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

45.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

42.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.8%

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

1.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

82.2 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

8.9 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 11.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

1.4%

Career and technical

82.2%

Gifted and talented

8.9%

Special education

12.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Wichita Falls ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Wichita Falls ISD: B

School progress

B

Wichita Falls ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Wichita Falls ISD: C

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

97.8 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 98.5%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 99.2%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: 100%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

97.9 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 98.4%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Wichita Falls ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.4%

White

97.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 98%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

97.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

97.1%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

1.3 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

24 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 19.1%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

7.3 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

50 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

17.8 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: Masked

Statewide: 20.2%

White

27.3 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 27%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

21.4 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 13.2%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

77.3 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 71.3%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

Masked

Wichita Falls ISD: 58.3%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Wichita Falls ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

76.5 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 76%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

66.7 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 65.3%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Wichita Falls ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

79.3 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 74.4%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

83.3 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 70%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

1126

Wichita Falls ISD: 1069

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

22.0

Wichita Falls ISD: 20.8

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

57 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 43.7%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

46.1 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 32.5%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

42.7 %

Wichita Falls ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

57.0%

Math

46.1%

Reading + Math

42.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

102.8

African American

5.4 (5.3%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 6%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

1 (1%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

6 (5.8%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

88.4 (86%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 82.4%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (1%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

1.5 (1.4%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

66.3 (64.5%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 74.4%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

34.8 (33.9%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0.2 (0.2%)

Wichita Falls ISD: 0.5%

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

14.8

Wichita Falls ISD: 14

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

12.2 years

Wichita Falls ISD: 11.2 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

$49,283

Wichita Falls ISD: $47,800

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$43,259

Wichita Falls ISD: $41,059

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$44,758

Wichita Falls ISD: $43,870

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$45,797

Wichita Falls ISD: $45,385

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,070

Wichita Falls ISD: $49,600

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$57,654

Wichita Falls ISD: $57,054

Statewide: $62,039

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