Garland High School

310 S Garland Ave
Garland, TX 75040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Garland High School serves 2,495 students in grades 9-12.
Garland High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Garland High School's student population of 2,495 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 168 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers168 teachers
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School Comparison

Garland High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Garland High School is 0.57, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3984 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
63%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
14%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Graduation Rate
89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Garland High School is Pathfinder Achievement Center (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garland Pathfinder Achievement Center Alternative School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-12 | 55 students
    0.4 miles
    221 S 9th St
    Garland, TX 75040
    (972) 494-8520
    0.4 4-12 55
  • Garland Freeman Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 306 students
    0.5 miles
    1220 Walnut St
    Garland, TX 75040
    (972) 494-8371
    0.5 PK-5 306
  • Garland Bussey Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 944 students
    1.0 miles
    1204 Travis St
    Garland, TX 75040
    (972) 494-8391
    1 6-8 944
  • Garland Williams Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 300 students
    1.0 miles
    1821 Old Gate Ln
    Garland, TX 75042
    (972) 926-2610
    1 K-5 300
  • Garland Golden Meadows Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 561 students
    1.1 miles
    1726 Travis St
    Garland, TX 75042
    (972) 494-8373
    1.1 K-5 561

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