Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Wortham ISD: B

Total students

137

Avg. teacher experience

13.9 years

Wortham ISD: 12.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.1 %

Wortham ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 90%

Wortham High School is a high school in Wortham, TX, in the Wortham ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 137 students. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. 51.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

In the Class of 2019, 97.1% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average SAT score at Wortham High School was 1021 for students graduating the previous year. The average ACT score was 18.4.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,602, which is $5,489 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

P O Box 247
Wortham, TX 76693-0247

Office phone number

(254) 765-3094

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Wortham High 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

137

African American

16 (11.7%)

Wortham ISD: 11%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.7%)

Wortham ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

27 (19.7%)

Wortham ISD: 19.7%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

89 (65%)

Wortham ISD: 66.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

4 (2.9%)

Wortham ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

11.7%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

19.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

65.0%

Two or more races

2.9%

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

51.1 %

Wortham ISD: 30.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

52.6 %

Wortham ISD: 59.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Wortham ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

51.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

52.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

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

0 %

Wortham ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

98.5 %

Wortham ISD: 35.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

9.5 %

Wortham ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.4 %

Wortham ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

98.5%

Gifted and talented

9.5%

Special education

12.4%

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

B

Wortham ISD: B

School progress

A

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

97.1 %

Wortham ISD: 97.1%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Wortham ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Wortham ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

Wortham ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

87.5 %

Wortham ISD: 87.5%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

100 %

Wortham ISD: 100%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

87.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2018-2019 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Wortham ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

Masked

Wortham ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Wortham ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2018-2019 school year.

All students

0 %

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

0 %

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Wortham ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

Masked

Wortham ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

0 %

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Wortham ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1021

Wortham ISD: 1021

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

18.4

Wortham ISD: 18.4

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

58.8 %

Wortham ISD: 58.8%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

38.2 %

Wortham ISD: 38.2%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

29.4 %

Wortham ISD: 29.4%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

58.8%

Math

38.2%

Reading + Math

29.4%

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

15.1

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 (5.2%)

Wortham ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wortham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14.3 (94.8%)

Wortham ISD: 90.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

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

11.4 (75.6%)

Wortham ISD: 81.4%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3.7 (24.4%)

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

9.1

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

13.9 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

$51,602

Wortham ISD: $48,679

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$34,666

Wortham ISD: $37,109

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$40,900

Wortham ISD: $38,443

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$43,117

Wortham ISD: $43,362

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$57,664

Wortham ISD: $56,002

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$58,406

Wortham ISD: $57,613

Statewide: $65,449

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