James Madison High School

James Madison High School serves 454 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 71%.
James Madison High School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.
Dallas Independent School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 454 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 454 students
James Madison High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % James Madison High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
James Madison High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade James Madison High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
James Madison High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.32 0.63
James Madison High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
85%
53%
James Madison High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
James Madison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Dallas Independent School District's student population of 159,704 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has increased from 52% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,255 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
234
3
Number of Students Managed 159,704 744
Dallas Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 83%
Dallas Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,768 MM n/a
Dallas Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $1,691 MM n/a
Dallas Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,255 n/a
Dallas Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,763 n/a
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 Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Billy Earl Dade Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Anthony Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • DallasBilly Earl Dade Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 802 students
    0.3 miles
    2801 Park Row Ave
    DallasTX 75215
    (972)749-3800
    0.36-8802
  • DallasIrma Rangel Young Womens Leadership Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 278 students
    0.3 miles
    1718 Robert B Collum Blvd
    DallasTX 75210
    (972)749-5200
    0.36-8278
  • Dallas Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women's Leadership SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 254 students
    0.4 miles
    1718 R B Cullum Blvd
    DallasTX 75210
    (972)749-5200
    0.49-12254
  • DallasSt Anthony AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 203 students
    0.7 miles
    3732 Myrtle St
    DallasTX 75215
    (214)421-3645
    0.7KG-5203
  • DallasSt Anthony SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 108 students
    0.7 miles
    3732 Myrtle St
    DallasTX 75215
    (214)421-3645
    0.76-8108

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