Hightower Elementary School

2601 Decatur, Plano, TX 75093 | (469) 752-1800
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 522
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Mariea Sprott
  • Fax: (469) 752-1801
  • Website: www.pisd.edu
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 522
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 278 (53.3%)
  • Females: 244 (46.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (3.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 39 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 59 (11.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hightower Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black346.5%
Asian12624.1%
Hispanic417.9%
White31961.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hightower Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7013.4%
1st Grade7814.9%
2nd Grade8616.5%
3rd Grade8917.0%
4th Grade9818.8%
5th Grade10119.3%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
9.5
District:
10.6
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
39.7%
District:
34.8%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
26.5%
District:
23.6%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
21.2%
District:
24.0%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
12.6%
District:
14.8%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$79,056
District:
$77,306
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$53,987
District:
$52,375
State:
$48,263
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,989
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$49,365
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$58,713
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$58,891
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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