Accountability rating

A

Wylie ISD: A

Total students

2,611

Avg. teacher experience

10.9 years

Wylie ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.8 %

Wylie ISD: 97.5%

Statewide: 90%

Wylie High School is a high school in Wylie, TX, in the Wylie ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 2,611 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 20.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $59,825, which is $5,703 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Wylie High School was 1144. The average ACT score was 23.6. In the Class of 2018, 97.8% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.3%.

Contact information

Website

www.wylieisd.net

Address

P O Box 490
Wylie, TX 75098-0490

Office phone number

(972) 429-3100

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Wylie High 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

2,611

African American

418 (16%)

Wylie ISD: 14.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

8 (0.3%)

Wylie ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

341 (13.1%)

Wylie ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

526 (20.1%)

Wylie ISD: 22.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

3 (0.1%)

Wylie ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1,222 (46.8%)

Wylie ISD: 47.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

93 (3.6%)

Wylie ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

16.0%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

13.1%

Hispanic

20.1%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

46.8%

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

20.9 %

Wylie ISD: 30.1%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

23.8 %

Wylie ISD: 27.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

3.4 %

Wylie ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

20.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

23.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.4%

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

3.2 %

Wylie ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

83.1 %

Wylie ISD: 23.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

15.5 %

Wylie ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8 %

Wylie ISD: 10.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

3.2%

Career and technical

83.1%

Gifted and talented

15.5%

Special education

8.0%

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.

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 %

Wylie ISD: 97.5%

Statewide: 90%

African American

97.6 %

Wylie ISD: 97.4%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Wylie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Wylie ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

96.3 %

Wylie ISD: 96.7%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wylie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.4%

White

97.8 %

Wylie ISD: 97.3%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Wylie ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

97.6%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

96.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

97.8%

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

0.3 %

Wylie ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Wylie ISD: 5%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Wylie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0.3 %

Wylie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0.6 %

Wylie ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wylie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0.3 %

Wylie ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Wylie ISD: 0%

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

33.3 %

Wylie ISD: 31.1%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

32.1 %

Wylie ISD: 27.6%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Wylie ISD: 37.5%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

54.5 %

Wylie ISD: 52.5%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

30 %

Wylie ISD: 28%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wylie ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

30.3 %

Wylie ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

18.9 %

Wylie ISD: 18.1%

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

70.9 %

Wylie ISD: 61.4%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

51.6 %

Wylie ISD: 47.2%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Wylie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

77.8 %

Wylie ISD: 75.5%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

72.7 %

Wylie ISD: 52.8%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wylie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 52.5%

White

74.8 %

Wylie ISD: 64.8%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

71.4 %

Wylie ISD: 69.2%

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

1144

Wylie ISD: 1129

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

23.6

Wylie ISD: 22.9

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

77.8 %

Wylie ISD: 67.8%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

67.1 %

Wylie ISD: 59.4%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

64.1 %

Wylie ISD: 54.7%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

77.8%

Math

67.1%

Reading + Math

64.1%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

150

African American

10.2 (6.8%)

Wylie ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

2 (1.3%)

Wylie ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (1.3%)

Wylie ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

8 (5.3%)

Wylie ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

124.8 (83.2%)

Wylie ISD: 84.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

3 (2%)

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

89.4 (59.6%)

Wylie ISD: 70.4%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

59.6 (39.8%)

Wylie ISD: 28.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (0.7%)

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

17.4

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

10.9 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

$59,825

Wylie ISD: $57,894

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$55,890

Wylie ISD: $54,695

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$56,929

Wylie ISD: $56,161

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$59,426

Wylie ISD: $56,472

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$59,362

Wylie ISD: $58,806

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$67,127

Wylie ISD: $64,234

Statewide: $62,039

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