Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Wortham ISD: B

Total students

230

Avg. teacher experience

11.7 years

Wortham ISD: 12.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Wortham ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 90%

Wortham Elementary School is an elementary school in Wortham, TX, in the Wortham ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 230 students. 9.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 6.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $46,618, which is $10,473 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

P O Box 247
Wortham, TX 76693-0247

Office phone number

(254) 765-3523

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Wortham Elementary 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

230

African American

22 (9.6%)

Wortham ISD: 11%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

44 (19.1%)

Wortham ISD: 19.7%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.4%)

Wortham ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

158 (68.7%)

Wortham ISD: 66.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

5 (2.2%)

Wortham ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

9.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

19.1%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

68.7%

Two or more races

2.2%

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

9.6 %

Wortham ISD: 30.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

67.8 %

Wortham ISD: 59.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

6.1 %

Wortham ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

9.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

67.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

6.1%

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

6.1 %

Wortham ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Wortham ISD: 35.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.9 %

Wortham ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.7 %

Wortham ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

6.1%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.9%

Special education

8.7%

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

B

Wortham ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Wortham ISD: B

School progress

B

Wortham ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Wortham 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

16.9

African American

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0.8 (5%)

Wortham ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

15 (89.1%)

Wortham ISD: 90.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (5.9%)

Wortham ISD: 2.5%

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%)

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

14.8 (87.9%)

Wortham ISD: 81.4%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

2 (12.1%)

Wortham ISD: 18.6%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Wortham 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

13.6

Wortham ISD: 12.4

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

11.7 years

Wortham ISD: 12.7 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

$46,618

Wortham ISD: $48,679

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$40,775

Wortham ISD: $37,109

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$37,915

Wortham ISD: $38,443

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$43,462

Wortham ISD: $43,362

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$53,324

Wortham ISD: $56,002

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$57,040

Wortham ISD: $57,613

Statewide: $65,449

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