Seagoville High School

Seagoville High School serves 1,019 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Seagoville High School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.
The school district's 57% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1019 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,019 students
Seagoville High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Seagoville High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Seagoville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Seagoville High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Seagoville High School Asian (1988-1999)
Hispanic
55%
50%
Seagoville High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
21%
13%
Seagoville High School Black (1988-2012)
White
21%
31%
Seagoville High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Seagoville High School Sch Ethnicity Seagoville 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.
0.61 0.64
Seagoville 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.
72%
44%
Seagoville 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.
5%
7%
Seagoville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 171,677 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
237
3
Number of Students Managed 171,677 799
Graduation Rate 57% 80%
Dallas Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,616 MM $9 MM
District Spending $1,619 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,267 $11,947
District Spending / Student $10,290 $12,666
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 A+ Academy (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Seagoville Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kleberg Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dallas Seagoville Middle School
    950 Woody Rd
    Dallas , TX , 75253
    (972)892-7100
    0.6  mi  |  1001  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Dallas Kleberg Elementary School
    1450 Edd Rd
    Dallas , TX , 75253
    (972)749-6500
    1.5  mi  |  893  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Balch Springs Mackey Elementary School
    14900 North Spring Ridge Circl
    Balch Springs , TX , 75180
    (972)290-4160
    2.5  mi  |  863  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Seagoville Central Elementary School
    902 Shady Ln
    Seagoville , TX , 75159
    (972)749-6800
    2.6  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Balch Springs Hodges Elementary School
    14401 Spring Oaks
    Balch Springs , TX , 75180
    (972)290-4040
    2.9  mi  |  847  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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