Accountability rating

A

Wylie ISD: A

Total students

648

Avg. teacher experience

10.5 years

Wylie ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Wylie ISD: 97.5%

Statewide: 90%

Wally Watkins Elementary School is an elementary school in Wylie, TX, in the Wylie ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 648 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 19.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $57,946, which is $3,824 more than the state average.

Contact information

Address

P O Box 490
Wylie, TX 75098-0490

Office phone number

(972) 429-2580

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Wally Watkins Elementary 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

648

African American

90 (13.9%)

Wylie ISD: 14.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Wylie ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

43 (6.6%)

Wylie ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

93 (14.4%)

Wylie ISD: 22.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Wylie ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

388 (59.9%)

Wylie ISD: 47.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

32 (4.9%)

Wylie ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

13.9%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

6.6%

Hispanic

14.4%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

59.9%

Two or more races

4.9%

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

19.8 %

Wylie ISD: 30.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

17.3 %

Wylie ISD: 27.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

7.9 %

Wylie ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

19.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

17.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.9%

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

7.4 %

Wylie ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Wylie ISD: 23.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

11.9 %

Wylie ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.4 %

Wylie ISD: 10.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

7.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

11.9%

Special education

11.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Wylie ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Wylie ISD: A

School progress

B

Wylie ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

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

40.2

African American

1 (2.5%)

Wylie ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (2.5%)

Wylie ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

38.2 (95%)

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

33.2 (82.6%)

Wylie ISD: 70.4%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

7 (17.4%)

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

16.1

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

10.5 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

$57,946

Wylie ISD: $57,894

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$55,946

Wylie ISD: $54,695

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$56,270

Wylie ISD: $56,161

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$55,907

Wylie ISD: $56,472

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,888

Wylie ISD: $58,806

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$66,139

Wylie ISD: $64,234

Statewide: $62,039

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