Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Chapel Hill ISD: B

Total students

673

Avg. teacher experience

9.6 years

Chapel Hill ISD: 10.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Chapel Hill ISD: 91.6%

Statewide: 90%

W L Kissam Elementary School is an elementary school in Tyler, TX, in the Chapel Hill ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 673 students. 54.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 22.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of D for the previous school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,704, which is $5,387 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.6 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.chapelhillisd.org

Address

12800 State Hwy 64 E
Tyler, TX 75707-8705

Office phone number

(903) 566-8334

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in W L Kissam Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

673

African American

101 (15%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 17.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

8 (1.2%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

278 (41.3%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 49.4%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

253 (37.6%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 28.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

33 (4.9%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

15.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

1.2%

Hispanic

41.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

37.6%

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

54.4 %

Chapel Hill ISD: 61%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

80.8 %

Chapel Hill ISD: 74.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

22.7 %

Chapel Hill ISD: 23.7%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

54.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

80.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

22.7%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

22.4 %

Chapel Hill ISD: 23.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Chapel Hill ISD: 41.7%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.2 %

Chapel Hill ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.1 %

Chapel Hill ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

22.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.2%

Special education

13.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

D

Chapel Hill ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Chapel Hill ISD: B

School progress

C

Chapel Hill ISD: A

Closing the gaps

D

Chapel Hill 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

47.5

African American

9 (18.9%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

11.5 (24.2%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 15%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

27 (56.9%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 0%

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%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

37 (77.9%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 79.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

10.5 (22.1%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 18.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Chapel Hill ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

14.2

Chapel Hill ISD: 14.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

9.6 years

Chapel Hill ISD: 10.2 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

$51,704

Chapel Hill ISD: $52,356

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$48,030

Chapel Hill ISD: $45,921

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$48,601

Chapel Hill ISD: $49,123

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$51,784

Chapel Hill ISD: $51,078

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$53,641

Chapel Hill ISD: $54,796

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$59,664

Chapel Hill ISD: $59,778

Statewide: $65,449

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