|Rating||5 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||DEKALB ISD|
|Location||152 W MAPLE ST
DEKALB, TX 75559
Dekalb High School has an academic rating about equal to the average for Texas high schools based on its average test performance. It is ranked 554th in the best public high schools in Texas.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Dekalb High School student body is primarily White with a smaller Black population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.8%||2|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||2.9%||7|
49% 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, DEKALB H S students are largely lower-middle income and rank 736th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Dekalb High School scored an average 73% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is about equal to the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 48.9% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||60% to 79%*||75% to 79%*|
|Boys||60% to 69%*||60% to 64%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||-||-|
|Black||60% to 79%*||50% to 59%*|
|Hispanic||50% or more*||60% to 79%*|
|White||60% to 79%*||75% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Limited English||suppressed*||50% or more*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Dekalb High School students in 2015 was 1160.
46 out of 117 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (39%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 47% for participation.
DEKALB H S has not reported Advanced Placement (AP) program data.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||12%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||12%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
Dekalb High School
152 W MAPLE ST