Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Taft ISD: B

Total students

493

Avg. teacher experience

9.9 years

Taft ISD: 10.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Taft ISD: 92.4%

Statewide: 90%

Woodroe Petty Elementary School is an elementary school in Taft, TX, in the Taft ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 493 students. 66.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of D for the previous school year. 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 $51,043, which is $6,048 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.9 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.taftisd.net

Address

400 College St
Taft, TX 78390-3016

Office phone number

(361) 528-2636

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Woodroe Petty Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 02. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 02.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

493

African American

3 (0.6%)

Taft ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Taft ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Taft ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

451 (91.5%)

Taft ISD: 90.7%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Taft ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

36 (7.3%)

Taft ISD: 8.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

2 (0.4%)

Taft ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

91.5%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

7.3%

Two or more races

0.4%

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

66.5 %

Taft ISD: 69.9%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

93.5 %

Taft ISD: 93.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

1.4 %

Taft ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

66.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

93.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.4%

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

1.4 %

Taft ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Taft ISD: 26.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.7 %

Taft ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.2 %

Taft ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

1.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.7%

Special education

14.2%

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

Taft ISD: B

Student achievement

F

Taft ISD: C

School progress

D

Taft ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Taft 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

34.6

African American

0 (0%)

Taft ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Taft ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Taft ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

11.8 (34.1%)

Taft ISD: 35.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Taft ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.8 (63%)

Taft ISD: 62.5%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (2.9%)

Taft ISD: 1.2%

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%)

Taft ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

30.6 (88.4%)

Taft ISD: 80%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

4 (11.6%)

Taft ISD: 20%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Taft 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

Taft ISD: 11.5

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

9.9 years

Taft ISD: 10.9 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

$51,043

Taft ISD: $53,815

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$47,051

Taft ISD: $53,142

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$48,778

Taft ISD: $50,164

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$47,512

Taft ISD: $50,609

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$52,142

Taft ISD: $56,372

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$60,614

Taft ISD: $60,470

Statewide: $65,449

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