Detroit High School

Hwy 410 North,

Detroit, TX, 75436-9506

Tel: (903)674-2646
Grades: 9-12

133 students

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
Detroit High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Detroit High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 0.64. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Detroit High School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Detroit High School Asian (1990-2005)
Hispanic
2%
50%
Detroit High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
7%
13%
Detroit High School Black (1988-2012)
White
86%
31%
Detroit High School White (1988-2012)
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 0.64
Detroit High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
43%
44%
Detroit High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
12%
7%
Detroit High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 639 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 89% over five years.
School District Name Detroit Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 639 799
Detroit Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
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: 2012 (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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Detroit Detroit J High School
    Hwy 410 North
    Detroit , TX , 75436
    (903)674-2646
    0.1  mi  |  107  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Detroit Detroit Elementary School
    Hwy 82
    Detroit , TX , 75436
    (903)674-3137
    5.1  mi  |  252  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Blossom Blossom Elementary School
    310 High St
    Blossom , TX , 75416
    (903)982-5230
    6.7  mi  |  374  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Pattonville Prairiland Junior High School
    466 Fm 196 South
    Pattonville , TX , 75468
    (903)652-5681
    9.7  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Pattonville Prairiland High School
    466 Fm 196 South
    Pattonville , TX , 75468
    (903)652-5681
    9.8  mi  |  354  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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