Lamar H S School

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
1400 W Lamar Blvd
Arlington, TX 76012
Phone
(682) 867-8300
District
ARLINGTON ISD
County
TARRANT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2771
Classroom Teachers
180

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

4

(10 is best)

Better than 31.5% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Lamar H S School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
49%
35%
49%
35%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
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 9 795 28.7%
Grade 10 764 27.6%
Grade 11 628 22.7%
Grade 12 584 21.1%
Total 2771 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 18.4% 19.2% 27.9%
Black 35.5% 26.0% 13.0%
Hispanic 42.1% 48.2% 53.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.2% 5.9% 4.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.7% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.3% 72.0% 60.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.1% 65.8% 55.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 6.2% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 361,020 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,120.1 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.3% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.4% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.7% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 11.0% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 127,983 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 14.5% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.3% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.3% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.0% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.4% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.3% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 8.9% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,588 $341,319,000 46.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $627 $38,305,000 5.2%
Staff $486 $29,674,000 4.0%
General Administration $58 $3,535,000 0.5%
School Administration $468 $28,612,000 3.9%
Operation $884 $53,962,000 7.3%
Transportation $225 $13,715,000 1.9%
Other $286 $17,442,000 2.4%
Total Support $3,033 $185,245,000 25.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,488 $213,013,000 28.8%
Total Expenditures $12,109 $739,577,000 100.0%
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%