Donna High School

Donna High School serves 1,949 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Donna High School operates within the Donna Independent School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1949 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 144 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,949 students
Donna High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Donna High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 144 teachers
Donna High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Donna High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Donna High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
100%
52%
Donna High School Black Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Donna High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.41
Donna High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
94%
53%
Donna High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
7%
Donna High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,376 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,941 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,264 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Donna Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
3
Number of Students Managed 15,376 838
Donna Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 83%
Donna Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $178 MM $9 MM
Donna Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $153 MM $10 MM
Donna Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,941 $12,250
Donna Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,264 $12,682
Donna Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is 3d Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W A Todd Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is T Price Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DonnaT Price Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 513 students2906 East Roberts
    DonnaTX 78537
    (956)464-1303
    0.3PK-5513
  • DonnaW A Todd Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 863 students400 North Salinas Blvd
    DonnaTX 78537
    (956)464-1600
    0.46-8863
  • Donna3d Academy
    Alternative School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 12 | 105 students2110 Hester Ave
    DonnaTX 78537
    (956)464-1254
    0.712105
  • DonnaExcel Academy Campus
    Alternative School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9 | 61 students2006 Silver Ave
    DonnaTX 78537
    (956)464-1600
    0.7961
  • DonnaGuzman Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 452 students510 South D Salinas Blvd
    DonnaTX 78537
    (956)464-1920
    0.7PK-5452

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