Duncanville Independent School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 top public middle schools in Duncanville Independent School District, serving 2,014 students.
  • Public middle school in Duncanville Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 65% (versus Texas public middle school average of 77%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus 74% Texas statewide average). This district's average middle school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Texas.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is William H Byrd Middle School, with 73% math proficiency and 76% reading proficiency. Read more about public middle school math/reading proficiency statistics in Texas or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is more than the Texas public middle school average of 71% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Texas public middle school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameDuncanville Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.duncanvilleisd.org
School District Phone Number(972)708-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools4 Schools2,615 Schools
# of Students2,014 Students1,305,006 Students
# of Teachers155 Teachers89,099 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • Duncanville Independent School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,152 school districts in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Duncanville Independent   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Duncanville Independent   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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Duncanville Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.570.63
# of American Indian Students17 Students4,636 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students33 Students54,086 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# of Hispanic Students1,018 Students681,799 Students
% Hispanic Students
50%
52%
# of Black Students861 Students162,355 Students
% Black Students
43%
13%
# of White Students57 Students373,786 Students
% White Students
3%
29%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students1,641 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students26 Students26,514 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 9,617
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 13,366
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 13,849
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 14,435
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 15,402
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 15,904
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 25,669
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 304,971
# of Students in 7th Grade:948397,494
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,035393,895
# of Students in 9th Grade:1132,887
# of Students in 10th Grade:1025,847
# of Students in 11th Grade:422,157
# of Students in 12th Grade:619,513
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,494 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,807. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,639 is less than the state average of $11,097. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$126 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Duncanville Independent   School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$115 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Duncanville Independent   School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,494$10,807
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Duncanville Independent   School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,639$11,097
This chart display average spending per public school student in Duncanville Independent   School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Duncanville Independent School District Public Middle Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | TX School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Dallas G W Kennemer Middle School Math: 60% / Reading: 75% | Bottom 50%
    7101 W Wheatland Rd
    Dallas, TX 75249
    (972)708-3600

    Grades: 7-9 | 687 students
  • Duncanville J Herman Reed Middle School Math: 63% / Reading: 67% | Bottom 50%
    530 E Freeman St
    Duncanville, TX 75116
    (972)708-3500

    Grades: 7-8 | 615 students
  • Duncanville Summit Learning Center Alternative School
    900 S Cedar Rdg Dr 300a
    Duncanville, TX 75137
    (972)708-2570

    Grades: 7-12 | 41 students
  • Duncanville William H Byrd Middle School Math: 73% / Reading: 76% | Bottom 50%
    1040 W Wheatland Rd
    Duncanville, TX 75137
    (972)708-3400

    Grades: 7-8 | 671 students
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