Detroit High School

Detroit High School serves 141 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 70%.
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 141 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 141 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 9:1 14:1
Hispanic
2%
51%
Black
8%
13%
White
88%
30%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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.
0.22 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.
43%
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.
13%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 633 students has grown by 24% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,243 is higher than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $21,390 is higher than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 118% over four years.
School District Name Detroit Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 633 822
Graduation Rate 81% 80%
District Total Revenue $6 MM $9 MM
District Spending $11 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,243 $11,947
District Spending / Student $21,390 $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 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 Grades Students
  • DetroitDetroit J High School
    Hwy 410 North
    DetroitTX 75436
    (903)674-2646
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 103 students                      
  • DetroitDetroit Elementary School
    Hwy 82
    DetroitTX 75436
    (903)674-3137
    5.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 242 students                      
  • BlossomBlossom Elementary School
    310 High St
    BlossomTX 75416
    (903)982-5230
    6.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 358 students                      
  • PattonvillePrairiland Junior High School
    466 Fm 196 South
    PattonvilleTX 75468
    (903)652-5681
    9.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 241 students                      
  • PattonvillePrairiland High School
    466 Fm 196 South
    PattonvilleTX 75468
    (903)652-5681
    9.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 336 students                      

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