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 grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,346 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 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
Hispanic
25%
51%
Black
75%
13%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

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 95% over five years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
243
3
Number of Students Managed 175,788 822
Graduation Rate 57% 80%
District Total Revenue $1,616 MM $9 MM
District Spending $1,619 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,267 $11,947
District Spending / Student $10,290 $12,666
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 Students Grades
  • DallasClara Oliver Elementary School
    4010 Idaho Ave
    DallasTX 75216
    (972)749-3400
    0.4 mi | 382 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DallasElementary' Disciplinary Alternative Education Prg Elementary School
    Alternative School
    4949 Village Fair
    DallasTX 75224
    (972)925-7000
    Alternative School

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

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

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