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Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
315
Best High School in Texas
#39
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District DALLAS ISD
Type Public
 Phone (972)925-5940
 Location 1201 E EIGHTH ST
DALLAS, TX 75203
Charter School No

Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services 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 39th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Demographics

Race

The Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services High School student body is primarily Hispanic with a significant Black population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White2.5%8
Black34.6%109
Hispanic60.6%191
Asian Pacific1%3
Native American Indian1%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%1
Two or more races0%0

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 17.5%

67% 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, ROSIE SORRELLS EDUCATION AND SOCIAL SERVICES H S students are largely lower income and rank 981st in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman94
Sophomore77
Junior75
Senior69
Total315

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 48th in Texas

Students at Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services High School scored an average 92% 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 4.4% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% or more*95% or more*
Boys50% or more*90% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian-suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander-suppressed*
Black50% or more*90% or more*
Hispanic80% or more*95% or more*
Multiracial--
Whitesuppressed*50% or more*
With Disabilitessuppressed*suppressed*
Limited Englishsuppressed*80% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
978

The average SAT score for Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services High School students in 2015 was 978.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 34th in Texas

136 out of 144 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (94%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Texas median rate of 33% and in the top 4% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

3 out of 10

Rank: 406th in Texas

Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services High School offers 21 AP courses. 68 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services High School had 189 taking AP exams with a 61 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 35% percentile and somewhat below the state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 32% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 68% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 28%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 67%
AP Courses Offered 21

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

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

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median11.7%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Rosie Sorrells Education And Social Services High School
1201 E EIGHTH ST
DALLAS, TX
75203
(972)925-5940

10 out of 10 1

District

DALLAS ISD
DALLAS, TX