School For The Talented And Gifted

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1201 E Eighth St
Dallas, TX 75203
Phone
(972) 925-5970
District
DALLAS ISD
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
409
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.2% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

School For The Talented And Gifted Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
86%
49%
97%
49%
75%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
15
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 123 30.1%
Grade 10 145 35.5%
Grade 11 73 17.8%
Grade 12 68 16.6%
Total 409 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 31.3% 5.8% 27.9%
Black 10.4% 21.8% 13.0%
Hispanic 40.4% 70.5% 53.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 17.2% 1.3% 4.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.6% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.7% 85.9% 60.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.4% 85.4% 55.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.2% 0.5% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,120,476 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,943.0 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.7% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.3% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 10.5% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 423,435 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 13.2% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 74.7% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.4% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.2% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.8% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.9% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.8% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.5% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 12.7% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,740 $900,155,000 45.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $545 $85,409,000 4.4%
Staff $689 $108,050,000 5.5%
General Administration $89 $13,890,000 0.7%
School Administration $585 $91,777,000 4.7%
Operation $984 $154,277,000 7.9%
Transportation $249 $39,105,000 2.0%
Other $406 $63,621,000 3.2%
Total Support $3,546 $556,129,000 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,214 $504,023,000 25.7%
Total Expenditures $12,499 $1,960,307,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,522 $30,343,197,000 45.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $466 $2,561,508,000 3.8%
Staff $455 $2,500,600,000 3.7%
General Administration $134 $738,258,000 1.1%
School Administration $550 $3,022,494,000 4.5%
Operation $1,015 $5,579,869,000 8.3%
Transportation $264 $1,451,206,000 2.2%
Other $390 $2,144,042,000 3.2%
Total Support $3,275 $17,997,977,000 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,448 $18,947,950,000 28.2%
Total Expenditures $12,245 $67,289,124,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%