Maya Angelou High School

  • Maya Angelou High School serves 24 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Maya Angelou High School's student population of 24 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students24 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Maya Angelou High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
42%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Maya Angelou High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
58%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Maya Angelou High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Maya Angelou High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maya Angelou High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.490.64
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Graduation Rate (10-11)
<50%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maya Angelou High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maya Angelou High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Maya Angelou High School is Hospital/homebound (0.0 miles away)
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