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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
261
Classroom Teachers
17

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.9% 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 total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100.00 46
Proficiency in Reading 100.00 44
Proficiency in Math 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.34
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.02
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 66 25.3%
Grade 10 67 25.7%
Grade 11 67 25.7%
Grade 12 61 23.4%
Total 261 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 36.0% 5.2% 28.9%
Black 10.5% 22.7% 12.9%
Hispanic 34.1% 70.4% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 18.6% 1.4% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.8% 87.8% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.6% 86.0% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 1.8% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,095,514 28,701,845
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,877.4 108
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.6% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.7% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.5% 23.8%
65 OR OLDER 10.0% 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 410,018 9,562,772
Single Parent Households With Children 14.2% 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 73.2% 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.7% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.6% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.9% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 14.4% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,771 $915,199,806 48.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $551 $87,380,886 4.6%
Staff $701 $111,168,786 5.9%
General Administration $91 $14,431,326 0.8%
School Administration $600 $95,151,600 5.0%
Operation $785 $124,490,010 6.6%
Transportation $345 $54,712,170 2.9%
Other $484 $76,755,624 4.1%
Total Support $3,557 $564,090,402 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,591 $410,896,326 21.7%
Total Expenditures $11,920 $1,890,345,120 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,397 $28,918,524,308 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $442 $2,367,389,970 3.9%
Staff $436 $2,333,971,970 3.8%
General Administration $128 $686,315,674 1.1%
School Administration $527 $2,824,943,065 4.6%
Operation $710 $3,802,009,903 6.2%
Transportation $249 $1,333,957,706 2.2%
Other $416 $2,230,530,750 3.7%
Total Support $2,908 $15,579,381,241 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,052 $16,350,528,291 26.9%
Total Expenditures $11,357 $60,848,895,653 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%