Garland High School

310 S Garland Ave
Garland, TX 75040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Garland High School serves 2,386 students in grades 9-12.
Garland 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 top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,386 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Garland High School's student population of 2,386 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 151 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
151 teachers
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School Rankings

Garland High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Garland High School is 0.53, which is less 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#4161 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
66%
53%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
12%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Graduation Rate
95%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Garland High School's ranking?
Garland High School is ranked #4161 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Garland High School often compared to?
Garland High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like N Garland High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Garland High School?
The graduation rate of Garland High School is 95%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Garland High School?
2,386 students attend Garland High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Garland High School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, 12% of students are White, 8% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Garland High School?
Garland High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Garland High School offer ?
Garland High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Garland High School part of?
Garland High School is part of Garland ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,386 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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