|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||DRIPPING SPRINGS ISD|
|Location||940 W HWY 290
DRIPPING SPRINGS, TX 78620
Dripping Springs High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 72nd in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Dripping Springs High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.4%||6|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.1%||2|
|Two or more races||4.1%||65|
6.4% 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, DRIPPING SPRINGS H S students are largely wealthy and rank 25th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Dripping Springs High School scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 7.5% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||90% to 94%*||93%|
|Boys||90% to 94%*||84%|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|Black||suppressed*||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||90% to 94%*||75% to 79%*|
|Multiracial||50% or more*||80% to 89%*|
|White||90% to 94%*||92%|
|With Disabilites||50% to 59%*||45% to 49%*|
|Limited English||suppressed*||40% to 59%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Dripping Springs High School students in 2015 was 1105.
317 out of 712 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (45%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the Texas median rate of 33% and in the top 30% for participation.
Dripping Springs High School offers 25 AP courses. 30 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 84% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Dripping Springs High School had 301 taking AP exams with a 128 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 48% percentile and about equal to the state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||43%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||30%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||6%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||25%|
|AP Courses Offered||25|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||81%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||84%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||78%|
Dripping Springs High School
940 W HWY 290
DRIPPING SPRINGS, TX
DRIPPING SPRINGS ISD
DRIPPING SPRINGS, TX