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: 2017 (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
775
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

6

(10 is best)

Better than 51.5% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(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 44 44
Proficiency in Reading 44 41
Proficiency in Math 44 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 46
Proficiency in Reading 34 44
Proficiency in Math 43 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 54
Proficiency in Reading 41 51
Proficiency in Math 53 57

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.71
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.16
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 79 10.2%
Kindergarten 96 12.4%
Grade 1 127 16.4%
Grade 2 117 15.1%
Grade 3 108 13.9%
Grade 4 122 15.7%
Grade 5 126 16.3%
Total 775 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 39.5% 33.3% 28.9%
Black 17.0% 18.3% 12.9%
Hispanic 42.4% 47.5% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.7% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 82.1% 76.0% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 74.7% 67.7% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 8.3% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,321 28,701,845
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 168.8 108
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.7% 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.6% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.9% 23.8%
65 OR OLDER 14.4% 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,143 9,562,772
Single Parent Households With Children 8.6% 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.4% 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.7% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.5% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.8% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.5% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.6% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.2% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 13.8% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,257 $18,967,256 56.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $424 $1,529,792 4.6%
Staff $457 $1,648,856 4.9%
General Administration $169 $609,752 1.8%
School Administration $559 $2,016,872 6.0%
Operation $707 $2,550,856 7.6%
Transportation $345 $1,244,760 3.7%
Other $281 $1,013,848 3.0%
Total Support $2,942 $10,614,736 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,108 $3,997,664 11.9%
Total Expenditures $9,307 $33,579,656 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,397 $28,918,524,308 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $442 $2,367,389,970 3.9%
Staff $436 $2,333,971,970 3.8%
General Administration $128 $686,315,674 1.1%
School Administration $527 $2,824,943,065 4.6%
Operation $710 $3,802,009,903 6.2%
Transportation $249 $1,333,957,706 2.2%
Other $416 $2,230,530,750 3.7%
Total Support $2,908 $15,579,381,241 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,052 $16,350,528,291 26.9%
Total Expenditures $11,357 $60,848,895,653 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%