|Rating||2 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||DIMMITT ISD|
|Location||1405 WESTERN CIR DR
DIMMITT, TX 79027
Dimmitt High School has an academic rating well below the average for Texas high schools based on its low test performance and low AP course participation. It is ranked 898th 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 Dimmitt High School student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller White population and has very low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.3%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||0.3%||1|
75.4% 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, DIMMITT H S students are largely lower income and rank 1055th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Dimmitt High School scored an average 68% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is somewhat below the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 35.7% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||80% to 89%*||70% to 74%*|
|Boys||60% to 69%*||55% to 59%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||-||-|
|Hispanic||65% to 69%*||60% to 64%*|
|White||50% or more*||80% to 89%*|
|With Disabilites||50% or more*||21% to 39%*|
|Limited English||50% or more*||21% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Dimmitt High School students in 2015 was 1183.
49 out of 147 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (33%). College admission testing participation is slightly below the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 40% for participation.
Dimmitt High School offers 1 AP courses. 1 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 1% percentile and significantly lower than the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Dimmitt High School had -8 taking AP exams with a -4 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the -900% percentile and the Texas state median of -9 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||50%||-9%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||1%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||1%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||-6%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||-6%|
|AP Courses Offered||1|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||36%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||42%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||30%|
Dimmitt High School
1405 WESTERN CIR DR