Detroit High School

Detroit High School serves 130 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% 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 130 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 130 students
Detroit High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Detroit High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Detroit High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Detroit High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 8:1 16:1
Detroit High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
3%
52%
Detroit High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
7%
13%
Detroit High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
87%
29%
Detroit High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Detroit High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
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.
0.24 0.41
Detroit High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
42%
53%
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.
10%
7%
Detroit High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Detroit Independent School District's student population of 509 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,226 is higher than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,770 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 35% over four years.
School District Name Detroit Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 509 838
Detroit Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Detroit Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $9 MM
Detroit Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $10 MM
Detroit Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,226 $12,250
Detroit Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,770 $12,682
Detroit Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • DetroitDetroit J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 113 students
    0.1 miles
    Hwy 410 North
    DetroitTX 75436
    (903)674-2646
    0.16-8113
  • DetroitDetroit Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 266 students
    5.1 miles
    Hwy 82
    DetroitTX 75436
    (903)674-3137
    5.1PK-5266
  • BlossomBlossom Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 368 students
    6.7 miles
    310 High St
    BlossomTX 75416
    (903)982-5230
    6.7PK-5368
  • PattonvillePrairiland J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 246 students
    9.7 miles
    466 Fm 196 South
    PattonvilleTX 75468
    (903)652-5681
    9.76-8246
  • PattonvillePrairiland High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 330 students
    9.8 miles
    466 Fm 196 South
    PattonvilleTX 75468
    (903)652-5681
    9.89-12330

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