Dallas ISD School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 237 public schools serving 145,113 students in Dallas ISD School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Dallas ISD School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Dallas ISD School District are William B Travis Vanguard Academy Of Academically Tag, Irma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School and School Of Business And Management. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Dallas ISD School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Dallas ISD School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Dallas ISD School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
237 Schools
9,055 Schools
# Students
145,113 Students
5,372,448 Students
# Teachers
10,028 Teachers
369,163 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Dallas ISD School District, which is ranked #628 of all 1,194 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#636 out of 1201 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Dallas ISD  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dallas ISD  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dallas ISD  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dallas ISD  School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.47
0.64
# American Indian Students
651 Students
18,751 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
1,796 Students
254,161 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
101,470 Students
2,840,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
70%
53%
# Black Students
31,046 Students
681,193 Students
% Black Students
21%
13%
# White Students
8,462 Students
1,424,019 Students
% White Students
6%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
93 Students
8,263 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,595 Students
143,704 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
9,240
217,846
# Students in K Grade:
10,209
361,341
# Students in 1st Grade:
10,532
381,379
# Students in 2nd Grade:
10,572
380,041
# Students in 3rd Grade:
10,430
381,044
# Students in 4th Grade:
10,533
385,309
# Students in 5th Grade:
10,790
395,638
# Students in 6th Grade:
10,494
414,487
# Students in 7th Grade:
10,578
421,484
# Students in 8th Grade:
10,621
422,639
# Students in 9th Grade:
11,426
436,957
# Students in 10th Grade:
11,193
420,926
# Students in 11th Grade:
9,677
388,574
# Students in 12th Grade:
8,818
364,783
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,700 is higher than the state median of $13,045. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,509 is higher than the state median of $12,825. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$1,988 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dallas ISD  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$1,960 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Dallas ISD  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,700
$13,045
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dallas ISD  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,509
$12,825
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dallas ISD  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Dallas ISD School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
William B Travis Vanguard Academy Of Academically Tag
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3001 Mckinney Ave
Dallas, TX 75204
(972) 794-7500
Grades: 4-8
| 504 students
Rank: #22.
Irma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1718 Robert B Cullum Blvd
Dallas, TX 75210
(972) 749-5200
Grades: 6-12
| 597 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
School Of Business And Management
Magnet School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1201 E Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
(972) 925-5920
Grades: 9-12
| 497 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Trinidad Garza Early College At Mt View
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4849 Illinois Ave Ste W53a
Dallas, TX 75211
(214) 860-3680
Grades: 9-12
| 449 students
Rank: #55.
Dallas Environmental Science Academy
Magnet School
Math: 96% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3531 N Westmoreland Rd
Dallas, TX 75212
(972) 794-3950
Grades: 6-8
| 474 students
Rank: #66.
Sudie L Williams Talented And Gifted Academy
Math: 95% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4518 Pomona Rd
Dallas, TX 75209
(972) 794-8700
Grades: 4-8
| 424 students
Rank: #77.
Henry W Longfellow Career Exploration Academy
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5314 Boaz St
Dallas, TX 75209
(972) 749-5400
Grades: 6-8
| 450 students
Rank: #88.
George B Dealey Montessori Academy
Magnet School
Math: 91% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
6501 Royal Ln
Dallas, TX 75230
(972) 794-8400
Grades: PK-8
| 614 students
Rank: #99.
Lakewood Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3000 Hillbrook St
Dallas, TX 75214
(972) 749-7300
Grades: K-5
| 943 students
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Dr Wright L Lassiter Jr Early College High School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
701 Elm St 1st Floor
Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 860-2356
Grades: 9-12
| 267 students
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
Judge Barefoot Sanders Law Magnet
Magnet School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1201 E Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
(972) 925-5920
Grades: 9-12
| 459 students
Rank: #10 - 1210. - 12.
School Of Health Professions
Magnet School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1201 E Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
(972) 925-5930
Grades: 9-12
| 505 students
Rank: #1313.
Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1201 E Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
(972) 925-5940
Grades: 9-12
| 237 students
Rank: #1414.
School For The Talented & Gifted In Pleasant Grove
Math: 96% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9610 Bruton Rd
Dallas, TX 75217
(972) 925-3700
Grades: 4-8
| 390 students
Rank: #1515.
Kathlyn Joy Gilliam Collegiate Academy
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1700 E Camp Wisdom
Dallas, TX 75241
(214) 932-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 396 students
Rank: #1616.
Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy At A Maceo Smith
Magnet School
Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3030 Stag
Dallas, TX 75241
(972) 749-2100
Grades: 6-12
| 498 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Harry Stone Montessori Academy
Magnet School
Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4747 Veterans Dr
Dallas, TX 75216
(972) 794-3400
Grades: PK-8
| 663 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Solar Preparatory School For Girls At Bonham
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2617 N Henderson Ave
Dallas, TX 75206
(972) 749-4300
Grades: PK-6
| 617 students
Rank: #1919.
Central Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
902 Shady Ln
Seagoville, TX 75159
(972) 749-6800
Grades: PK-5
| 503 students
Rank: #2020.
Mockingbird Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5828 E Mockingbird Ln
Dallas, TX 75206
(972) 749-7200
Grades: K-5
| 667 students
Rank: #2121.
Booker T Washington Spva Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3434 S R L Thornton
Dallas, TX 75201
(972) 925-1200
Grades: 9-12
| 999 students
Rank: #2222.
Margaret B Henderson Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2200 S Edgefield Ave
Dallas, TX 75224
(972) 749-2900
Grades: PK-5
| 375 students
Rank: #2323.
Woodrow Wilson High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 S Glasgow Dr
Dallas, TX 75214
(972) 502-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,899 students
Rank: #2424.
Walnut Hill Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10115 Midway Rd
Dallas, TX 75229
(972) 502-7800
Grades: PK-6
| 390 students
Rank: #2525.
Harry C Withers Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3959 Northaven Rd
Dallas, TX 75229
(972) 794-5000
Grades: PK-5
| 438 students
Rank: #2626.
Jimmie Tyler Brashear Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2959 Hampton Rd
Dallas, TX 75204
(972) 502-2600
Grades: PK-5
| 646 students
Rank: #2727.
Hogg New Tech Center
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1144 N Madison Ave
Dallas, TX 75208
(972) 502-8600
Grades: PK-5
| 304 students
Rank: #2828.
Rosemont Upper
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
719 N Montclair Ave
Dallas, TX 75208
(972) 749-5000
Grades: 6-8
| 170 students
Rank: #2929.
Everette Lee Degolyer Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3453 Flair Dr
Dallas, TX 75229
(972) 794-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 370 students
Rank: #3030.
School For The Talented And Gifted
Magnet School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1201 E Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
(972) 925-5970
Grades: 9-12
| 464 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Henry B Gonzalez Personalized Learning Academy
Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6610 Lake June Rd
Dallas, TX 75217
(972) 502-3300
Grades: PK-5
| 568 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Victor H Hexter Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9720 Waterview Rd
Dallas, TX 75218
(972) 502-5800
Grades: PK-5
| 474 students
Rank: #3333.
J P Starks Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3033 Tips Blvd
Dallas, TX 75216
(972) 502-8800
Grades: PK-8
| 296 students
Rank: #3434.
Julius Dorsey Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
133 N St Augustine Dr
Dallas, TX 75217
(972) 749-6300
Grades: PK-5
| 422 students
Rank: #3535.
Jack Lowe Sr Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7000 Holly Hill Dr
Dallas, TX 75231
(972) 502-1700
Grades: PK-5
| 550 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Dallas ISD School District
  • 9400 N CENTRAL EXPY, DALLAS, TX, 75231
  • (972) 925-3700
  • dallasisd.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 145,113 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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