Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Wylie ISD: A

Total students

2,766

Avg. teacher experience

12.1 years

Wylie ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

99.5 %

Wylie ISD: 99%

Statewide: 90%

Wylie High School is a high school in Wylie, TX, in the Wylie ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 2,766 students. 17.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of A for the previous school year.

In the Class of 2019, 99.5% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.1% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Wylie High School was 1093 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 24.5.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $63,814, which is $6,723 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.wylieisd.net

Address

P O Box 490
Wylie, TX 75098-0490

Office phone number

(972) 429-3100

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Wylie High School 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

2,766

African American

429 (15.5%)

Wylie ISD: 14.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

7 (0.3%)

Wylie ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

388 (14%)

Wylie ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

561 (20.3%)

Wylie ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

4 (0.1%)

Wylie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1,272 (46%)

Wylie ISD: 46.6%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

105 (3.8%)

Wylie ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

15.5%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

14.0%

Hispanic

20.3%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

46.0%

Two or more races

3.8%

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

17.9 %

Wylie ISD: 27.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

23.6 %

Wylie ISD: 27.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

5 %

Wylie ISD: 13%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

17.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

23.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.0%

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

4.7 %

Wylie ISD: 14.8%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

82.6 %

Wylie ISD: 22.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

16.2 %

Wylie ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8 %

Wylie ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

4.7%

Career and technical

82.6%

Gifted and talented

16.2%

Special education

8.0%

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

B

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.

Four-year graduation rates

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

All students

99.5 %

Wylie ISD: 99%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Wylie ISD: 99.4%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Wylie ISD: 100%

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

100 %

Wylie ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

99.2 %

Wylie ISD: 99.3%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wylie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

99.2 %

Wylie ISD: 98.7%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

100 %

Wylie ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

99.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

99.2%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during 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

0.1 %

Wylie ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Wylie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Wylie ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Wylie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.4 %

Wylie ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wylie ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0.2 %

Wylie ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Wylie ISD: 0%

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

33.6 %

Wylie ISD: 32.3%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

28 %

Wylie ISD: 26.5%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Wylie ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

47.1 %

Wylie ISD: 48.8%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

26.3 %

Wylie ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wylie ISD: 40%

Statewide: 21.2%

White

35.8 %

Wylie ISD: 34.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

25.5 %

Wylie ISD: 29.3%

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

67.2 %

Wylie ISD: 64.4%

Statewide: 51%

African American

51.7 %

Wylie ISD: 42.7%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Wylie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

73 %

Wylie ISD: 72.6%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

57.8 %

Wylie ISD: 59.1%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Wylie ISD: Masked

Statewide: 48.6%

White

73.1 %

Wylie ISD: 68.6%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

61.5 %

Wylie ISD: 72.7%

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

1093

Wylie ISD: 1071

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

24.5

Wylie ISD: 24.1

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

95.2 %

Wylie ISD: 88.3%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

70.2 %

Wylie ISD: 65.9%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

69.8 %

Wylie ISD: 64.7%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

95.2%

Math

70.2%

Reading + Math

69.8%

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

156

African American

8.2 (5.3%)

Wylie ISD: 4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

2 (1.3%)

Wylie ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (1.3%)

Wylie ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

11 (7.1%)

Wylie ISD: 9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Wylie ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

129.8 (83.2%)

Wylie ISD: 83.7%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

3 (1.9%)

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 (0.6%)

Wylie ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

93.2 (59.8%)

Wylie ISD: 69.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

59.8 (38.3%)

Wylie ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

2 (1.3%)

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

17.7

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

12.1 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

$63,814

Wylie ISD: $61,989

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$69,472

Wylie ISD: $58,760

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$59,590

Wylie ISD: $58,691

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$63,368

Wylie ISD: $60,364

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$63,661

Wylie ISD: $62,818

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$70,761

Wylie ISD: $68,804

Statewide: $65,449

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