Lake Dallas High School

  • Lake Dallas High School serves 1,275 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Lake Dallas High School operates within the Lake Dallas Independent School District.
  • Lake Dallas Independent School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,275 students
Lake Dallas High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Lake Dallas High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
Lake Dallas High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeLake Dallas High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Lake Dallas High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Lake Dallas High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
25%
52%
Lake Dallas High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
6%
13%
Lake Dallas High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
62%
29%
Lake Dallas High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Lake Dallas High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLake Dallas 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.
0.550.63
Lake Dallas 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.
24%
52%
Lake Dallas High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
3%
6%
Lake Dallas High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lake Dallas Independent School District's student population of 4,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,234 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,442 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLake Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed4,011825
Lake Dallas Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate78%83%
Lake Dallas Independent School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$41 MM$9 MM
Lake Dallas Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$38 MM$10 MM
Lake Dallas Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,234$12,250
Lake Dallas Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,442$12,682
Lake Dallas Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • Lake DallasCorinth Elementary School
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    0.3 miles
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    1.7 miles
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  • Lake DallasShady Shores Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
    1.7 miles
    300 Dobbs Rd
    Lake DallasTX 75065
    (940)497-4035
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  • DentonHawk Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 726 students
    2 miles
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    DentonTX 76210
    (940)369-1800
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