Ruby Young Elementary School

707 North Young Blvd, Desoto, TX 75115 | (972) 223-6505
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 605
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 707 N Young Blvd, Desoto, TX 75115
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Becky Sheppard
  • Fax: (972) 274-8221
  • Website: www.desotoisd.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 605
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 300 (49.6%)
  • Females: 305 (50.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 67 (11.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 304 (50.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 371 (61.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ruby Young Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black48880.7%
Asian40.7%
Hispanic6410.6%
White477.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ruby Young Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten396.4%
Kindergarten8514.0%
1st Grade8814.5%
2nd Grade10417.2%
3rd Grade8814.5%
4th Grade11218.5%
5th Grade8914.7%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.8
District:
9.3
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
28.0%
District:
40.8%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
11.4%
District:
19.2%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
8.5%
District:
15.7%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
42.6%
District:
15.8%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$64,018
District:
$62,428
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$53,297
District:
$49,733
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,904
District:
$44,218
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,680
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,220
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$51,272
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$61,708
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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