Franklin D Roosevelt High School

Franklin D Roosevelt High School serves 658 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 Black), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Franklin D Roosevelt High School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 658 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 658 students
Franklin D Roosevelt High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Franklin D Roosevelt High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Franklin D Roosevelt High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Franklin D Roosevelt High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more 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
Franklin D Roosevelt High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
42%
52%
Franklin D Roosevelt High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
58%
13%
Franklin D Roosevelt High School Black Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Franklin D Roosevelt 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.
0.49 0.41
Franklin D Roosevelt High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
88%
53%
Franklin D Roosevelt 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.
n/a
7%
Franklin D Roosevelt High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 159,713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,255 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,763 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
238
3
Number of Students Managed 159,713 838
Dallas Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 83%
Dallas Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,768 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,691 MM $10 MM
Dallas Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,255 $12,250
Dallas Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,763 $12,682
Dallas 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 Judge Barefoot Sanders Law Magnet High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sau Campus (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Albert Sidney Johnston Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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