Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Wylie ISD: A

Total students

943

Avg. teacher experience

8.4 years

Wylie ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Wylie ISD: 99%

Statewide: 90%

Raymond B Cooper Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Wylie, TX, in the Wylie ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 943 students. 26.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 13.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of A for the previous school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $60,043, which is $2,952 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 8.4 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

P O 490
Wylie, TX 75098

Office phone number

(972) 429-3250

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Raymond B Cooper Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

943

African American

154 (16.3%)

Wylie ISD: 14.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.3%)

Wylie ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

160 (17%)

Wylie ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

214 (22.7%)

Wylie ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

3 (0.3%)

Wylie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

369 (39.1%)

Wylie ISD: 46.6%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

40 (4.2%)

Wylie ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

16.3%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

17.0%

Hispanic

22.7%

Pacific Islander

0.3%

White

39.1%

Two or more races

4.2%

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

26.3 %

Wylie ISD: 27.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

26.9 %

Wylie ISD: 27.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

14.5 %

Wylie ISD: 13%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

26.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

26.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

14.5%

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

13.8 %

Wylie ISD: 14.8%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Wylie ISD: 22.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

18.6 %

Wylie ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.6 %

Wylie ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

13.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

18.6%

Special education

8.6%

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

A

Wylie ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Wylie ISD: A

School progress

A

Wylie ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Wylie ISD: A

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

55.7

African American

5.7 (10.2%)

Wylie ISD: 4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1.8%)

Wylie ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4 (7.2%)

Wylie ISD: 9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

45 (80.9%)

Wylie ISD: 83.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

1 (1.8%)

Wylie ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

44.2 (79.4%)

Wylie ISD: 69.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

10.5 (18.8%)

Wylie ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0.6%

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

16.9

Wylie ISD: 15.9

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

8.4 years

Wylie ISD: 11.5 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

$60,043

Wylie ISD: $61,989

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$57,505

Wylie ISD: $58,760

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$58,011

Wylie ISD: $58,691

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$59,623

Wylie ISD: $60,364

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$62,437

Wylie ISD: $62,818

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$67,145

Wylie ISD: $68,804

Statewide: $65,449

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