District breakdown: Leander ISD information and statistics

Accountability ratings • 2016-17

Student achievement-Y
Student progress-Y
Closing the gaps-Y
Postsecondary readiness-Y

Statistics • 2016-17

18.9% of student body economically disadvantaged
5.4% of student body are English Language Learners (ELL)
59.0% state average
18.9% state average

District STAAR passing scores by grade • 2016-17

Grade 3 - 84%
Grade 4 - 82%
Grade 5 - 92%
Grade 6 - 84%
Grade 7 - 85%
Grade 8 - 94%

Grade 3 - 83%
Grade 4 - 78%
Grade 5 - 92%
Grade 6 - 91%
Grade 7 - 79%
Grade 8 - 96%

End-of-course, all students:
English I: 82%, English II: 83%, algebra I: 89%, biology: 93%, U.S. history: 97%

Student Ethnicity • 2016-17

White - 59.6%
Asian - 7.0%
Hispanic - 24.8%
African-American - 3.7%
Two or more races - 4.4%
American Indian/Alaskan - 0.3%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander -  0.2%

Graduation rates
96.5% - of students graduated within four years


$50,468 - Average annual salary of teachers
$52,525 - state average

Percentage of students per campus type

Elementary school - 44.8%
Middle school - 24%
High school - 31.2%

By Nicholas Cicale
Nick has been with Community Impact Newspaper since 2016, working with the Lake Travis-Westlake and Southwest Austin-Dripping Springs editions. He previously worked as a reporter in Minnesota and earned a degree from Florida State University.


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