Martin High School

Martin High School serves 3,315 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Martin High School operates within the Arlington Independent School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 3315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 188 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,315 students
Martin High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 188 teachers
Martin High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Martin High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Martin High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
Martin High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
14%
50%
Martin High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
12%
13%
Martin High School Black (1988-2012)
White
63%
31%
Martin High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Martin High School Sch Ethnicity Martin High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.57 0.99
Martin High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
16%
44%
Martin High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Martin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 64,703 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Arlington Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
77
4
Number of Students Managed 64,703 730
Arlington Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 68% 80%
Arlington Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $550 MM $9 MM
Arlington Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $514 MM $9 MM
Arlington Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,721 $11,947
Arlington Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,156 $12,666
Arlington Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Newman International Academy Of Arlington (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Young J High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Arlington Little Elementary School
    3721 Little Rd
    Arlington , TX , 76016
    (682)867-3300
    0.6  mi  |  758  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Arlington Young J High School
    3200 Woodside
    Arlington , TX , 76016
    (682)867-3400
    0.6  mi  |  756  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Arlington Newman International Academy Of Arlington
    Charter School
    2350 East Mayfield Rd
    Arlington , TX , 76014
    (817)557-5880
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  330  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Mesquite Mesquite Charter Academy 2
    Charter School
    790 Windbell Circle
    Mesquite , TX , 75149
    (214)628-9152
    Charter School
    0.8  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Arlington Turning Point Alternative Elementary School
    Alternative School
    4215 Little Rd
    Arlington , TX , 76016
    (682)867-8850
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  1-6

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Did You Know?
Arlington, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.49, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Arlington is Beckham Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.