Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Waco Charter School: C

Total students

244

Avg. teacher experience

2.7 years

Waco Charter School: 2.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Waco Charter School: N/A

Statewide: 90%

Waco Charter School is an charter elementary school in Waco, TX, in the Waco Charter School school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 244 students. The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year. 30.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 26.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,067, which is $6,024 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.eoawaco.org

Address

615 N 25th St
Waco, TX 76707-3443

Office phone number

(254) 754-8169

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Waco Charter School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

244

African American

56 (23%)

Waco Charter School: 23%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

179 (73.4%)

Waco Charter School: 73.4%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7 (2.9%)

Waco Charter School: 2.9%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

2 (0.8%)

Waco Charter School: 0.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

23.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

73.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

2.9%

Two or more races

0.8%

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

30.7 %

Waco Charter School: 30.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

97.5 %

Waco Charter School: 97.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

26.6 %

Waco Charter School: 26.6%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

30.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

97.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

26.6%

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

26.2 %

Waco Charter School: 26.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

1.2 %

Waco Charter School: 1.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.6 %

Waco Charter School: 6.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

26.2%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.2%

Special education

6.6%

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

C

Waco Charter School: C

Student achievement

F

Waco Charter School: F

School progress

C

Waco Charter School: C

Closing the gaps

C

Waco Charter School: 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

16.6

African American

4 (24%)

Waco Charter School: 24%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.7 (10.3%)

Waco Charter School: 10.3%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

10.9 (65.7%)

Waco Charter School: 65.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 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%)

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

16.6 (100%)

Waco Charter School: 100%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 0%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Waco Charter School: 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

14.7

Waco Charter School: 14.7

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

2.7 years

Waco Charter School: 2.7 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

$51,067

Waco Charter School: $51,067

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$49,893

Waco Charter School: $49,893

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$51,900

Waco Charter School: $51,900

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

N/A

Waco Charter School: N/A

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,650

Waco Charter School: $55,650

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

N/A

Waco Charter School: N/A

Statewide: $65,449

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