Accountability rating

B

Wylie ISD: A

Total students

771

Avg. teacher experience

8.4 years

Wylie ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Wylie ISD: 97.5%

Statewide: 90%

Ab Harrison Intermediate School is a middle school or junior high school in Wylie, TX, in the Wylie ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 771 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 31% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 12.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $57,187, which is $3,065 more than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.wylieisd.net

Address

P O Box 490
Wylie, TX 75098-0490

Office phone number

(972) 429-3300

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Ab Harrison Intermediate School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

771

African American

112 (14.5%)

Wylie ISD: 14.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.4%)

Wylie ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

49 (6.4%)

Wylie ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

170 (22%)

Wylie ISD: 22.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

409 (53%)

Wylie ISD: 47.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

28 (3.6%)

Wylie ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

14.5%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

6.4%

Hispanic

22.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

53.0%

Two or more races

3.6%

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

31 %

Wylie ISD: 30.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

29.4 %

Wylie ISD: 27.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

10.6 %

Wylie ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

31.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

29.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.6%

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

12.6 %

Wylie ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Wylie ISD: 23.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

13.2 %

Wylie ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14 %

Wylie ISD: 10.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

12.6%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

13.2%

Special education

14.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Wylie ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Wylie ISD: A

School progress

B

Wylie ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Wylie ISD: A

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

49.3

African American

1 (2%)

Wylie ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2%)

Wylie ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

4.4 (8.9%)

Wylie ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

42.9 (87%)

Wylie ISD: 84.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0.9%

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%)

Wylie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

37 (75.1%)

Wylie ISD: 70.4%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

12.3 (24.9%)

Wylie ISD: 28.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Wylie 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

15.6

Wylie ISD: 15.9

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

8.4 years

Wylie ISD: 9.9 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

$57,187

Wylie ISD: $57,894

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$59,129

Wylie ISD: $54,695

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$55,268

Wylie ISD: $56,161

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$55,547

Wylie ISD: $56,472

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$58,489

Wylie ISD: $58,806

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$64,080

Wylie ISD: $64,234

Statewide: $62,039

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