Macarthur High School

3700 N Mac Arthur Blvd

Irving, TX 75062
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (972)600-7200
  • Macarthur High School serves 2,793 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Macarthur High School operates within the Irving Independent School District.
  • Irving Independent School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2793 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 181 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,793 students
Macarthur High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Macarthur High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers181 teachers
Macarthur High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeMacarthur High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is equal to the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Macarthur High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
Macarthur High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Macarthur High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Macarthur High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Macarthur High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
Macarthur High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMacarthur High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.630.63
Macarthur High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Macarthur High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Macarthur High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2016)

District Comparison

  • Irving Independent School District's student population of 34,929 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 65% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,762 in this district is less than the state average of $10,721. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,093 is higher than the state average of $11,032. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameIrving Independent School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed34,929838
Irving Independent School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate73%83%
Irving Independent School District Graduation Rate (2002-2016)
District Total Revenue$342 MM$9 MM
Irving Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$389 MM$9 MM
Irving Independent School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,762$10,721
Irving Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$11,093$11,032
Irving Independent School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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