Waller High School

20950 Fields Store Rd, Waller, TX 77484 | (936) 372-3654
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,511
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Kelly Baehren
  • Fax: (936) 372-4114
  • Website: www.wallerisd.net
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: 1,511
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 101.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 801 (53.0%)
  • Females: 710 (47.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 102 (6.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 634 (42.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 736 (48.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Waller High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.3%
Black21914.5%
Asian151.0%
Hispanic51734.2%
White75550.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Waller High School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten100.7%
9th Grade49232.6%
10th Grade33422.1%
11th Grade33822.4%
12th Grade33722.3%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
43.0%
District:
43.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
49.0%
District:
24.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
91.4%
District:
91.4%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
6.4%
District:
6.4%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
9.9
District:
8.9
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
43.3%
District:
42.7%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
19.8%
District:
22.6%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
16.6%
District:
17.5%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
15.2%
District:
10.9%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$74,581
District:
$70,704
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$49,001
District:
$47,409
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,243
District:
$44,482
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,066
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$49,082
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,430
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$57,328
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Waller High School

  • Reviewed by Student on March 24, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Waller ISD is a very amazing school! The teachers are mainly nice. Although they have one of the highest teen pregnancy rates in Texas I still believe as a student that we have a good school district, good students, and good teachers and staff members! GO BULLDOGS! :D
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 13, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a beautiful new building, with stadium behind it in a good school district

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Waller High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
64.7%
District:
64.7%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
13.2%
District:
13.2%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
958.0
District:
958.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
17.8
District:
17.8
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.0%67.0%70.0%
200961.0%61.0%67.0%
200848.0%48.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201093.0%93.0%92.0%
200987.0%87.0%87.0%
200883.0%83.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200833.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200842.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201090.0%90.0%90.0%
200987.0%87.0%88.0%
200883.0%83.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201081.0%81.0%74.0%
200973.0%73.0%65.0%
200868.0%68.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201081.0%81.0%74.0%
200972.0%72.0%66.0%
200867.0%67.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201095.0%95.0%93.0%
200994.0%94.0%90.0%
200891.0%91.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201095.0%95.0%93.0%
200989.0%89.0%92.0%
200888.0%88.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201091.0%91.0%89.0%
200978.0%78.0%81.0%
200868.0%68.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201090.0%90.0%91.0%
200987.0%87.0%85.0%
200874.0%74.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201099.0%99.0%98.0%
200998.0%98.0%97.0%
200895.0%95.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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