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School Of Health Professions


Overview

Student Enrollment
551
Best High School in Texas
#36
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District DALLAS ISD
Type Public
 Phone (972)925-5930
 Location 1201 E EIGHTH ST
DALLAS, TX 75203
Charter School No

School Of Health Professions 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 36th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Demographics

Race

The School Of Health Professions student body is primarily Hispanic with a sizeable Black population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White3.4%19
Black25.2%139
Hispanic66.8%368
Asian Pacific2.9%16
Native American Indian0.7%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.5%3
Two or more races0.4%2

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 14.1%

71.3% 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 OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS students are largely lower income and rank 1022nd in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman149
Sophomore142
Junior138
Senior122
Total551

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 19th in Texas

Students at School Of Health Professions scored an average 94% 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 2.3% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

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

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

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

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
996

The average SAT score for School Of Health Professions students in 2015 was 996.

College Admission Test Participation

10 out of 10

Rank: 40th in Texas

236 out of 260 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (91%). 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: 436th in Texas

School Of Health Professions offers 21 AP courses. 60 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. School Of Health Professions had 281 taking AP exams with a 86 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 30% percentile and somewhat below the state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 31% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 60% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 16%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 19%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 57%
AP Courses Offered 21

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%

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 Students1.1%6
Boys1.3%2
Girls2.7%4

Location

School Of Health Professions
1201 E EIGHTH ST
DALLAS, TX
75203
(972)925-5930

10 out of 10 1

District

DALLAS ISD
DALLAS, TX