Detroit High School

Detroit High School serves 133 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Detroit High School operates within the Detroit Independent School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 133 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 133 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade Detroit High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 8:1 14:1
Detroit High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Hispanic
2%
50%
Black
7%
13%
White
86%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Detroit High School Sch Ethnicity Detroit 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.
0.26 0.41
Detroit 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.
43%
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.
12%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 639 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Detroit Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 639 730
Detroit Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 80%
Detroit Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $9 MM
Detroit Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $9 MM
Detroit Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,243 $11,947
Detroit Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,390 $12,666
Detroit 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 Prairiland High School (9.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Detroit J High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Detroit Elementary School (5.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DetroitDetroit J High School
    Hwy 410 North
    DetroitTX 75436
    (903)674-2646
    0.1 mi | 107 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • DetroitDetroit Elementary School
    Hwy 82
    DetroitTX 75436
    (903)674-3137
    5.1 mi | 252 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BlossomBlossom Elementary School
    310 High St
    BlossomTX 75416
    (903)982-5230
    6.7 mi | 374 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PattonvillePrairiland Junior High School
    466 Fm 196 South
    PattonvilleTX 75468
    (903)652-5681
    9.7 mi | 236 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PattonvillePrairiland High School
    466 Fm 196 South
    PattonvilleTX 75468
    (903)652-5681
    9.8 mi | 354 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Red River County, 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 0.35, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Red River County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.