South Oak Cliff High School

South Oak Cliff High School serves 1,346 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 70%.
South Oak Cliff 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 1346 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,346 students
South Oak Cliff High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
South Oak Cliff High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade South Oak Cliff High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less 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 15:1 14:1
South Oak Cliff High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
25%
51%
South Oak Cliff High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
75%
13%
South Oak Cliff High School Black Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups South Oak Cliff 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.
0.38 0.41
South Oak Cliff High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
83%
53%
South Oak Cliff High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
2%
7%
South Oak Cliff High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 175,788 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,267 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,290 is less than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
243
3
Number of Students Managed 175,788 822
Dallas Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 57% 80%
Dallas Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,616 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,619 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,267 $11,947
Dallas Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,290 $12,666
Dallas Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Barbara M Manns Education Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barbara M Manns Education Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clara Oliver Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DallasClara Oliver Elementary School
    4010 Idaho Ave
    DallasTX 75216
    (972)749-3400
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 382 students                      
  • DallasElementary' Disciplinary Alternative Education Prg Elementary School
    Alternative School
    4949 Village Fair
    DallasTX 75224
    (972)925-7000
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 1-3 | 4 students                      
  • DallasBarbara M Manns Education Center
    3313 South Beckley
    DallasTX 75224
    (214)932-7300
    0.5 mi | Gr. 8 | 154 students                      
  • DallasJohn Leslie Patton Junior Academic Center
    Alternative School
    3313 South Beckley Ave
    DallasTX 75224
    (214)932-5160
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 267 students                      
  • DallasBoude Storey Middle School
    3000 Maryland Ave
    DallasTX 75216
    (972)925-8700
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 702 students                      

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