Lake Dallas High School

Lake Dallas High School serves 1,292 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Lake Dallas High School operates within the Lake Dallas Independent School District.
Lake Dallas Independent School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1292 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,292 students
Lake Dallas High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lake Dallas High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Lake Dallas High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Lake Dallas High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 17:1 16:1
Lake Dallas High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Lake Dallas High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
24%
52%
Lake Dallas High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
6%
13%
Lake Dallas High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
62%
29%
Lake Dallas High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Lake Dallas High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.56 0.41
Lake Dallas 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.
28%
53%
Lake Dallas 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.
5%
7%
Lake Dallas High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lake Dallas Independent School District's student population of 3,961 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,046 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,269 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lake Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,961 838
Lake Dallas Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 83%
Lake Dallas Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $9 MM
Lake Dallas Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $38 MM $10 MM
Lake Dallas Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,046 $12,250
Lake Dallas Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,269 $12,682
Lake Dallas Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Guyer High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Crownover Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Corinth Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • DentonCorinth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    0.3 miles
    3501 Cliff Oak Dr
    DentonTX 76205
    (940)497-4010
    0.3PK-5537
  • DentonCrownover Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 904 students
    1.7 miles
    1901 Creekside
    DentonTX 76210
    (940)369-4700
    1.76-8904
  • DentonShady Shores Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
    1.7 miles
    300 Dobbs Rd
    DentonTX 76208
    (940)497-4035
    1.7PK-5521
  • DentonHawk Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 671 students
    2 miles
    2300 Oakmont
    DentonTX 76210
    (940)369-1800
    2PK-5671
  • Lake DallasVista Academy Of Hickory CreekAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 312 students
    2.2 miles
    800 Point Vista
    Lake DallasTX 75065
    (940)321-1144
    2.2KG-5312

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