Grand Prairie High School

101 Gopher Blvd
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Grand Prairie High School serves 2,947 students in grades 8-12.
Grand Prairie 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 bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (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 23% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 2,947 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Grand Prairie High School's student population of 2,947 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 197 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
2,947 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
197 teachers
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School Rankings

Grand Prairie 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 Grand Prairie High School is 0.36, 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
#6671 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
79%
53%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
6%
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
0.36
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Grand Prairie High School's ranking?
Grand Prairie High School is ranked #6671 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Grand Prairie High School?
The graduation rate of Grand Prairie High School is 91%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Grand Prairie High School?
2,947 students attend Grand Prairie High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Grand Prairie High School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, 6% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Grand Prairie High School?
Grand Prairie High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Grand Prairie High School offer ?
Grand Prairie High School offers enrollment in grades 8-12
What school district is Grand Prairie High School part of?
Grand Prairie High School is part of Grand Prairie ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 2,947 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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