Accountability rating

D

Willis ISD: B

Total students

810

Avg. teacher experience

8.5 years

Willis ISD: 10.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Willis ISD: 86.4%

Statewide: 90%

Lynn Lucas Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Willis, TX, in the Willis ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 810 students. The school received an accountability rating of D. 58% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 14.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,208, which is $914 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.willisisd.org

Address

1304 N Campbell St
Willis, TX 77378-8668

Office phone number

(936) 856-1274

Principals

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Lynn Lucas Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 06. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 06.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

810

African American

60 (7.4%)

Willis ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.4%)

Willis ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.4%)

Willis ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

333 (41.1%)

Willis ISD: 37%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Willis ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

377 (46.5%)

Willis ISD: 51.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

33 (4.1%)

Willis ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

7.4%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

41.1%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

46.5%

Two or more races

4.1%

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

58 %

Willis ISD: 50.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

70.5 %

Willis ISD: 60.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

15.6 %

Willis ISD: 14.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

58.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

70.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

15.6%

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

14.7 %

Willis ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Willis ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

6.2 %

Willis ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.9 %

Willis ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

14.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

6.2%

Special education

8.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

D

Willis ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Willis ISD: B

School progress

C

Willis ISD: B

Closing the gaps

F

Willis 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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

49.4

African American

2 (4%)

Willis ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Willis ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Willis ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

6.9 (13.9%)

Willis ISD: 14.2%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Willis ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

40.6 (82.1%)

Willis ISD: 82.1%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Willis ISD: 0.5%

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%)

Willis ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

41.6 (84.1%)

Willis ISD: 81.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

7.8 (15.9%)

Willis ISD: 17.4%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Willis 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

16.4

Willis ISD: 17.2

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

8.5 years

Willis ISD: 10.7 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

$53,208

Willis ISD: $54,658

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$42,465

Willis ISD: $45,854

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$50,849

Willis ISD: $50,779

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$53,008

Willis ISD: $52,839

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,768

Willis ISD: $57,036

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$63,197

Willis ISD: $63,917

Statewide: $62,039

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