South Oak Cliff High School

  • South Oak Cliff High School serves 1,319 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • South Oak Cliff High School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.
  • Dallas Independent School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1319 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,319 students
South Oak Cliff High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %South Oak Cliff High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
South Oak Cliff High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeSouth Oak Cliff High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
South Oak Cliff High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
28%
52%
South Oak Cliff High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
72%
13%
South Oak Cliff High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
n/a
29%
South Oak Cliff High School White Students (1998-2013)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
South Oak Cliff High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Oak Cliff 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.
0.410.63
South Oak Cliff 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.
81%
52%
South Oak Cliff High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
2%
6%
South Oak Cliff High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dallas Independent School District's student population of 160,246 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,548 in this district is less than the state average of $12,156. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,090 is less than the state average of $11,733. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameDallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
234
3
Number of Students Managed160,246823
Dallas Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate62%83%
Dallas Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue$1,685 MM$10 MM
Dallas Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$1,612 MM$10 MM
Dallas Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$10,548$12,156
Dallas Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,090$11,733
Dallas Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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