Ryan High School

Ryan High School serves 2,142 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Ryan High School operates within the Denton Independent School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 2142 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 150 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,142 students
Ryan High School Total Students (1996-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 150 teachers
Ryan High School Total Classroom Teachers (1996-2012)
Students by Grade Ryan High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more 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 14:1 14:1
Ryan High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1996-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Ryan High School American Indian (2001-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
Ryan High School Asian (1996-2012)
Hispanic
35%
50%
Ryan High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
13%
13%
Ryan High School Black (1996-2012)
White
46%
31%
Ryan High School White (1996-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ryan High School Sch Ethnicity Ryan 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.
0.65 0.64
Ryan High School Diversity Score (1996-2012)
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.
40%
44%
Ryan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Ryan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,907 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Denton Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed 24,907 799
Denton Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 79% 80%
Denton Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $245 MM $9 MM
Denton Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $315 MM $9 MM
Denton Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,021 $11,947
Denton Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,204 $12,666
Denton 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 Joe Dale Sparks Campus (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Joe Dale Sparks Campus (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lee Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Denton Lee Elementary School
    800 Mack Place
    Denton , TX , 76201
    (940)369-3500
    1.8  mi  |  590  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Denton The Ann Windle School For Young Children
    901 Audra
    Denton , TX , 76209
    (940)369-3900
    2  mi  |  363  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Denton Joe Dale Sparks Campus
    Alternative School
    410 South Woodrow
    Denton , TX , 76205
    (940)349-2468
    Alternative School
    2  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Denton Denton County Jjaep
    Alternative School
    210 South Woodrow Ln
    Denton , TX , 76205
    (940)726-3659
    Alternative School
    2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Denton Denton County Jjaep Cfb Campus
    Alternative School
    210 South Woodrow Ln
    Denton , TX , 76202
    (940)349-2400
    Alternative School
    2  mi  |  3  students  |  Gr.  7-10

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Denton, 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 0.10, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Denton is Newton Rayzor Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.