|Rating||8 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||DALLAS ISD|
|Location||1201 E EIGHTH ST
DALLAS, TX 75203
School For The Talented And Gifted has an academic rating well above the average for Texas high schools based on its average test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 212nd 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 School For The Talented And Gifted student body is predominantly White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.4%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.4%||1|
|Two or more races||1.2%||3|
23% 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, SCHOOL FOR THE TALENTED AND GIFTED students are largely upper income and rank 215th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at School For The Talented And Gifted scored an average 72% 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 bottom 49.8% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||suppressed*||95% or more*|
|Boys||suppressed*||90% or more*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||-||80% or more*|
|Black||-||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||suppressed*||90% or more*|
|White||suppressed*||90% or more*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for School For The Talented And Gifted students in 2015 was 1335.
123 out of 123 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (100%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 3% for participation.
School For The Talented And Gifted offers 26 AP courses. 100 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 100% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. School For The Talented And Gifted had 231 taking AP exams with a 216 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 94% percentile and significantly above the Texas state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||94%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||100%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||49%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||49%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||100%|
|AP Courses Offered||26|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||2%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||3%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||0%|
School For The Talented And Gifted
1201 E EIGHTH ST