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
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 150 teachers
Ryan High School Total Classroom Teachers (1996-2013)
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 0.41. 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 (1996-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
35%
50%
Black
13%
13%
White
46%
31%
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 0.41
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.
40%
44%
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%

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
4
Number of Students Managed 24,907 730
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: 2013 (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
  • DentonLee Elementary School
    800 Mack Place
    DentonTX 76201
    (940)369-3500
    1.8 mi | 590 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DentonThe Ann Windle School For Young Children
    901 Audra
    DentonTX 76209
    (940)369-3900
    2 mi | 363 students | Gr. PK                      
  • DentonJoe Dale Sparks Campus
    Alternative School
    410 South Woodrow
    DentonTX 76205
    (940)349-2468
    Alternative School

    2 mi | 51 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • DentonDenton Co J J A E P
    Alternative School
    210 South Woodrow Ln
    DentonTX 76205
    (940)898-5840
    Alternative School

    2 mi | 5 students | Gr. 8-10                      
  • DentonDenton County Jjaep
    Alternative School
    210 South Woodrow Ln
    DentonTX 76205
    (940)726-3659
    Alternative School

    2 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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Did You Know?
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 0.08, 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.