Dickinson High School

  • Dickinson High School serves 2,654 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Dickinson High School operates within the Dickinson Independent School District.
  • Dickinson Independent School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2654 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 155 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,654 students
Dickinson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Dickinson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers155 teachers
Dickinson High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeDickinson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Dickinson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
4%
Dickinson High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
44%
52%
Dickinson High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
19%
13%
Dickinson High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
32%
29%
Dickinson High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Dickinson High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Dickinson High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDickinson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.670.41
Dickinson 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.
46%
52%
Dickinson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Dickinson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dickinson Independent School District's student population of 10,418 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 92% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,947 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,121 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameDickinson Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed10,418825
Dickinson Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate84%83%
Dickinson Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue$90 MM$9 MM
Dickinson Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$111 MM$10 MM
Dickinson Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$8,947$12,250
Dickinson Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$11,121$12,682
Dickinson Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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