Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (972)925-1200
  • Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School serves 896 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.
  • Dallas Independent School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 896 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 896 students
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same 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 16:1 16:1
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
25%
52%
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
21%
13%
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
50%
29%
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
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Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
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Booker T Washington Spva Magnet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Dallas Independent School District's student population of 160,246 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 62% has increased from 51% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,270 in this district is less than the state average of $11,604. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,104 is less than the state average of $11,458. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
234
3
Number of Students Managed 160,246 825
Dallas Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 62% 83%
Dallas Independent School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue $1,632 MM $10 MM
Dallas Independent School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $1,765 MM $10 MM
Dallas Independent School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,270 $11,604
Dallas Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,104 $11,458
Dallas Independent School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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5  10/31/2011
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