Detroit High School

  • Detroit High School serves 135 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Detroit High School operates within the Detroit Independent School District.
  • Detroit Independent School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 135 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 135 students
Detroit High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Detroit High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Detroit High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Detroit High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 10:1 16:1
Detroit High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Detroit High School Asian Students (1990-2005)
Hispanic
2%
52%
Detroit High School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
8%
13%
Detroit High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
86%
29%
Detroit High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Detroit High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Detroit High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
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.
0.25 0.41
Detroit 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.
n/a n/a
Detroit 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.
n/a n/a
Detroit High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Detroit Independent School District's student population of 536 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,992 is higher than the state average of $11,604. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,047 is higher than the state average of $11,458. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Detroit Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 536 825
Detroit Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Detroit Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2015)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $10 MM
Detroit Independent School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Detroit Independent School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,992 $11,604
Detroit Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,047 $11,458
Detroit 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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