W L Kissam Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
12800 State Hwy 64 E
Tyler, TX 75707
Phone
(903) 566-8334
District
CHAPEL HILL ISD
County
SMITH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
713
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

2

(10 is best)

Better than 13.9% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

W L Kissam Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 45
Proficiency in Reading 28 43
Proficiency in Math 29 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 45
Proficiency in Reading 28 43
Proficiency in Math 31 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 31 53
Proficiency in Reading 32 51
Proficiency in Math 30 56

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.22
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 78 10.9%
Kindergarten 109 15.3%
Grade 1 89 12.5%
Grade 2 108 15.1%
Grade 3 102 14.3%
Grade 4 122 17.1%
Grade 5 105 14.7%
Total 713 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.8% 31.3% 28.3%
Black 16.3% 17.6% 13.0%
Hispanic 40.7% 50.1% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 0.9% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 83.9% 80.5% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 78.3% 72.6% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 7.9% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,192 28,701,845
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 167.8 108
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 21.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.2% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.5% 12.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,242 9,553,046
Single Parent Households With Children 9.5% 12.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.9% 83.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.5% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.9% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.5% 14.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.5% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.0% 17.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.4% 14.1%
$15,000 or less 12.3% 10.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,478 $20,005,656 56.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $408 $1,490,016 4.2%
Staff $486 $1,774,872 5.0%
General Administration $182 $664,664 1.9%
School Administration $571 $2,085,292 5.9%
Operation $1,011 $3,692,172 10.4%
Transportation $321 $1,172,292 3.3%
Other $264 $964,128 2.7%
Total Support $3,243 $11,843,436 33.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $982 $3,586,264 10.1%
Total Expenditures $9,703 $35,435,356 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,401 $29,346,035,266 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $2,442,546,064 3.8%
Staff $444 $2,411,547,841 3.7%
General Administration $131 $714,409,372 1.1%
School Administration $534 $2,900,930,028 4.5%
Operation $972 $5,280,923,861 8.1%
Transportation $256 $1,388,304,729 2.1%
Other $426 $2,312,284,164 3.6%
Total Support $3,212 $17,450,832,940 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,331 $18,100,703,171 27.9%
Total Expenditures $11,944 $64,897,128,459 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%