Deer Park High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
4,103
Best High School in Texas
#318
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District DEER PARK ISD
Type Public
 Phone (832)668-7200
 Location 710 W SAN AUGUSTINE
DEER PARK, TX 77536
Charter School No

Deer Park High School has an academic rating somewhat above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 318th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Deer Park High School student body is predominantly Hispanic with a significant White population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White44.5%1,826
Black2.3%96
Hispanic49.7%2,040
Asian Pacific1.4%59
Native American Indian0.3%13
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%3
Two or more races1.6%66

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 26.1%

28.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, DEER PARK HS students are largely upper-middle income and rank 310th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman1,095
Sophomore1,079
Junior1,036
Senior893
Total4,103

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
80%
Rank in Texas
326th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Deer Park High School scored an average 80% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 28% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls86%81%
Boys80%73%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian50% or more*50% or more*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*90% or more*
Black70% to 79%*65% to 69%*
Hispanic81%73%
Multiracial50% or more*80% to 89%*
White86%81%
With Disabilites50% to 54%*30% to 34%*
Limited English60% to 64%*45% to 49%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
975

The average SAT score for Deer Park High School students in 2015 was 975.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
26%
Rank in Texas
763rd
Rating
2 out of 10

494 out of 1,929 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (26%). College admission testing participation is well below the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 22% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
21%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
177th
AP Pass Rate Rating
7 out of 10

Deer Park High School offers 20 AP courses. 21 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 65% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Deer Park High School had 185 taking AP exams with a 106 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 72% percentile and somewhat above the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 57% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 21% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 19%
AP Courses Offered 20

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate21%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.3%14
Boys0.6%12
Girls0.1%2
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.2%10
Boys0.4%8
Girls0.1%2

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students12.5%506
Boys16.9%339
Girls8.3%167
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.2%90
Boys3.4%68
Girls1.1%22

Location

Deer Park High School
710 W SAN AUGUSTINE
DEER PARK, TX
77536
(832)668-7200

8 out of 10 1

District

DEER PARK ISD
DEER PARK, TX