Mcwhorter Elementary School

1700 Hickory Tree Rd, Mesquite, TX 75149 | (972) 882-7020
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 749
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Poppy Airhart
  • Fax: (972) 882-7030
  • Website: www.mesquiteisd.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: 749
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 391 (52.2%)
  • Females: 358 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 71 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 559 (74.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 630 (84.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mcwhorter Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black19926.6%
Asian60.8%
Hispanic43958.6%
White10313.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mcwhorter Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten8911.9%
Kindergarten11014.7%
1st Grade10614.2%
2nd Grade10914.6%
3rd Grade10914.6%
4th Grade628.3%
5th Grade729.6%
6th Grade9212.3%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
8.0
District:
9.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
44.4%
District:
39.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
20.5%
District:
20.5%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
14.0%
District:
18.7%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
12.4%
District:
14.3%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$81,516
District:
$71,502
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$48,746
District:
$50,464
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,900
District:
$45,711
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,990
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,215
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$51,763
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$54,465
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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