Daingerfield J High School

200 Texas St
Daingerfield, TX 75638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Daingerfield J High School serves 209 students in grades 6-8.
Daingerfield J High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Daingerfield J High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Daingerfield J High School's student population of 209 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Rankings

Daingerfield J High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Daingerfield J High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6213 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
22%
52%
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Black
40%
13%
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White
34%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDaingerfield-Lone Star Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Daingerfield J High School is Daingerfield High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hughes Springs J High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Daingerfield South Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 228 students
    1.0 miles
    1301 Linda Dr
    Daingerfield, TX 75638
    (903) 645-3501
    1 3-5 228
  • Daingerfield Daingerfield High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 282 students
    1.4 miles
    202 Tiger Dr
    Daingerfield, TX 75638
    (903) 645-3968
    1.4 9-12 282
  • Daingerfield West Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 307 students
    1.7 miles
    1305 W Watson Blvd
    Daingerfield, TX 75638
    (903) 645-2901
    1.7 PK-2 307
  • Hughes Springs Hughes Springs Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 641 students
    4.9 miles
    809 Russell
    Hughes Springs, TX 75656
    (903) 639-3881
    4.9 PK-5 641
  • Hughes Springs Hughes Springs High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 351 students
    4.9 miles
    701 Russell St
    Hughes Springs, TX 75656
    (903) 639-3841
    4.9 9-12 351

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