Accountability rating (2018-2019)

F

Fort Worth ISD: C

Total students

482

Avg. teacher experience

9.5 years

Fort Worth ISD: 11.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Fort Worth ISD: 87.6%

Statewide: 90%

Western Hills Primary School is an elementary school in Fort Worth, TX, in the Fort Worth ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 482 students. 58.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 27.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of F for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $60,253, which is $3,162 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.fortworthisd.org

Address

8300 Mojave Trl
Fort Worth, TX 76116

Office phone number

(817) 815-6900

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Western Hills Primary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

482

African American

239 (49.6%)

Fort Worth ISD: 21.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.4%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

192 (39.8%)

Fort Worth ISD: 63.4%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

26 (5.4%)

Fort Worth ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

22 (4.6%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

49.6%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.4%

Hispanic

39.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

5.4%

Two or more races

4.6%

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

58.3 %

Fort Worth ISD: 65%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

91.9 %

Fort Worth ISD: 84.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

27.6 %

Fort Worth ISD: 34.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

58.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

91.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

27.6%

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

27.2 %

Fort Worth ISD: 33.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Fort Worth ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0.8 %

Fort Worth ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.7 %

Fort Worth ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

27.2%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

0.8%

Special education

7.7%

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

F

Fort Worth ISD: C

Student achievement

Not rated (Paired campus)

Fort Worth ISD: C

School progress

Not rated (Paired campus)

Fort Worth ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated (Paired campus)

Fort Worth 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

27.9

African American

7 (25.1%)

Fort Worth ISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5 (17.9%)

Fort Worth ISD: 23.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

15.9 (57%)

Fort Worth ISD: 52.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.4%

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%)

Fort Worth ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

21.9 (78.5%)

Fort Worth ISD: 68.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

6 (21.5%)

Fort Worth ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Fort Worth ISD: 1.3%

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

17.3

Fort Worth ISD: 14.9

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

9.5 years

Fort Worth ISD: 11.1 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

$60,253

Fort Worth ISD: $61,997

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$54,000

Fort Worth ISD: $55,917

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$58,237

Fort Worth ISD: $57,197

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$59,087

Fort Worth ISD: $60,097

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$61,769

Fort Worth ISD: $63,407

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$66,731

Fort Worth ISD: $73,328

Statewide: $65,449

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