Dallas Independent School District - Texas - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
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  • Total Schools
    246
  • Students
    158,932
  • Grades
    PK, K-12
  • Reviews
    4,685 3.6
  • Ranking

Dallas Independent School District is centered in Dallas, Texas. It has 158,932 students attending 246 schools in grades PK and K-12. According to state standards, 69% of students in this district are considered proficient in math and/or reading. The district has an annual budget of $1,900,501,000, spending an average of $12,061 per student. There have been 4,685 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

3700 Ross Ave
Dallas, TX 75204

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 4,685 reviews

Academics Read more about this district's academics

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
Adelfa Botello Callejo Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.00 Adelle Turner Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Albert Sidney Johnston Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Alex Sanger Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Alex W. Spence Talented/Gifted Academy Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
A. Maceo Smith High School Public 9-10 Middle
2.33 Amelia Earhart Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Anne Frank Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Annie Webb Blanton Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Ann Richards Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Anson Jones Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Arcadia Park Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Arthur Kramer Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Arturo Salazar Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Ascher Silberstein Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Balch Springs Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy at Bf Darrell High School Public, All-Boys 9-10 Middle
Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy at Bf Darrell Mid Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Barbara Jordan Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Barbara M. Manns Education Center Public 8 Middle
2.00 Bayles Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Benjamin Franklin Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Ben Milam Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 B.H. Macon Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Billy Earl Dade Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Birdie Alexander Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.33 Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing & Visual Arts Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.33 Boude Storey Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Bryan Adams High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Casa View Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 C A. Tatum Jr. Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.33 Celestino Mauricio Soto Jr. Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Central Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Cesar Chavez Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 C.F. Carr Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Charles A. Gill Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Charles Rice Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Clara Oliver Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Clinton P. Russell Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Dallas Environmental Science Academy Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
2.66 Dan D. Rogers Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Daniel Webster Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 David G. Burnet Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 David W. Carter High School Public 9-12 High
Ebby Halliday Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 E.B. Comstock Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Edna Rowe Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Eduardo Mata Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Edward H. Cary Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Edward Titche Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Edwin J. Kiest Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Eladio R. Martinez Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Elisha M. Pease Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Emmett J. Conrad High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Esperanza Medrano Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Everette Lee DeGolyer Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Ewell D. Walker Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.66 Felix G. Botello Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 F.P. Caillet Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Francisco Medrano Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Frank Guzick Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Franklin D. Roosevelt High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Frederick Douglass Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Fred F. Florence Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
1.66 Gabe P. Allen Charter School Public, Charter PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 George Bannerman Dealey International Academy Public 7-8 Middle
3.33 George Bannerman Dealey Montessori Vanguard Public, Magnet PK, K-6 Pre-K, Elementary
George Herbert Walker Bush Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 George Peabody Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 George W. Carver Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 George W. Truett Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Gilbert Cuellar Sr. Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Harold W. Lang Sr. Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Harrell Budd Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Harry C. Withers Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Harry Stone Montessori Academy Elementary School Public, Magnet PK, K-6 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Harry Stone Montessori Academy Junior High School Public, Magnet 7-8 Middle
2.00 Hector P. Garcia Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Henry B. Gonzalez Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Henry W. Longfellow Career Exploration Academy Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
2.66 Herbert Marcus Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
1.66 H. Grady Spruce High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Highland Meadows Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 H.I. Holland Elementary at Lisbon Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Hillcrest High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Ignacio Zaragoza Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.33 Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School Public, Magnet, All-Girls 9-12 High
3.33 Irma Rangel Young Women's Leadership Middle School Public, Magnet, All-Girls 6-8 Middle
2.00 Jack Lowe Sr. Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 James Bowie Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 James Madison High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 James S. Hogg Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Jerry R. Junkins Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Jill Stone Elementary at Vickery Meadow Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Jimmie Tyler Brashear Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 J.L. Long Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 J.N. Ervin Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 John B. Hood Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 John F. Kennedy Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 John F. Peeler Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 John H. Reagan Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 John Ireland Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 John J. Pershing Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
1.66 John Leslie Patton Jr. Academic Center Public, Alternative 9-12 High
2.00 John Neely Bryan Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 John Q. Adams Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 John W. Carpenter Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 John W. Runyon Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Joseph J. Rhoads Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 J.P. Starks Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Judge Barefoot Sanders Law Magnet School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.00 Julian T. Saldivar Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Julius Dorsey Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Justin F. Kimball High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 J.W. Ray Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Kathlyn Joy Gilliam Collegiate Academy Public 9-12 High
2.66 K.B. Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Kennedy-Curry Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.66 Kleberg Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Lakewood Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Larry G. Smith Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Learning Alternative Center for Empowering Youth (LACEY) Public, Alternative 6-8 Middle
2.00 Lee A. McShan Jr. Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Leila P. Cowart Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Lenore Kirk Hall Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Leonides Gonzalez Cigarroa M.D. Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Leslie A. Stemmons Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 L.G. Pinkston High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Lida Hooe Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Lincoln Humanities/Communications Magnet High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.00 L.L. Hotchkiss Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 L.O. Donald Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Lorenzo de Zavala Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Louise Wolff Kahn Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 L.V. Stockard Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.66 Maple Lawn Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Margaret B. Henderson Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Maria Moreno Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Mark Twain Leadership Vanguard Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Martha Turner Reilly Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Martin Luther King Jr. Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Martin Weiss Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Maya Angelou High School Public, Alternative, All-Girls 7-11 Middle
3.66 Middle College High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Moisés E. Molina High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Mount Auburn Elementary School Public PK, K-3 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Nancy J. Cochran Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Nancy Moseley Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Nathan Adams Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Nathaniel Hawthorne Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 North Dallas High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Obadiah Knight Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Oliver Wendell Holmes Humanities/Communications Academy Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
2.66 Onesimo Hernandez Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Paul L. Dunbar Learning Center Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Pearl C. Anderson Middle Learning Center Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Pleasant Grove Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Preston Hollow Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Raul Quintanilla Sr. Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Reinhardt Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Richard Lagow Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 R.L. Thornton Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Robert E. Lee Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Robert T. Hill Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Roger Q. Mills Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Ronald E. McNair Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Rosemont Elementary School Public 3-5 Elementary
Rosemont Middle School Public 6 Middle
Rosemont Primary School - Chris V. Semos Campus Public PK, K-2 Pre-K, Elementary
4.00 Rosie Sorrells Education & Social Services High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.33 Rufus C. Burleson Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Sam Houston Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Sam Tasby Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 San Jacinto Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Sarah Zumwalt Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
School Community Guidance Center Public, Alternative 9-12 High
4.33 School for the Talented & Gifted Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 School of Business & Management Public, Magnet 9-12 High
3.66 School of Health Professions Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.33 School of Science & Engineering Public, Magnet 9-12 High
Seagoville Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Seagoville High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Seagoville Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
Seagoville North Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.00 Sidney Lanier Expressive Arts Vanguard Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Skyline High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.33 South Oak Cliff High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 S.S. Conner Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Stephen C. Foster Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 Stevens Park Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 Stonewall Jackson Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.33 Sudie L. Williams Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Sunset High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 T.G. Terry Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Thomas A. Edison Middle Learning Center Public 6-8 Middle
2.66 Thomas C. Marsh Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Thomas Jefferson High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Thomas J. Rusk Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Thomas L. Marsalis Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Thomas Tolbert Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Tom C. Gooch Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Tom W. Field Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 Trinidad Garza Early College High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 T.W. Browne Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Umphrey Lee Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Urban Park Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 Victor H. Hexter Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 W.A. Blair Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Walnut Hill Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 W.E. Greiner Exploratory Arts Academy Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
2.66 W.H. Adamson High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 W.H. Gaston Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Whitney M. Young Jr. Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 William B. Miller Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 William B. Travis Academy/Vanguard for the Academically Talented & Gifted (4-5) Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
3.00 William B. Travis Academy/Vanguard for the Academically Talented & Gifted (6-8) Public, Magnet 4-5 Elementary
2.33 William Hawley Atwell Law Academy Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
2.33 William L. Cabell Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 William Lipscomb Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 William M. Anderson Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Wilmer-Hutchins Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Wilmer-Hutchins High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Winnetka Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 Woodrow Wilson High School Public 9-12 High
3.33 W.T. White High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 W.W. Bushman Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.00 W.W. Samuell High School Public 9-12 High
Zan Wesley Holmes Jr Middle School Public 6-8 Middle

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Religion Grades Grade Level
High Point Preparatory Academy Inter-/Non-denominational K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 St. Mark's School of Texas Episcopal 1-12 Elementary, High
Calvary Temple Christian Academy Pentecostal PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
4.33 The Hockaday School None PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
4.33 Greenhill School None PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
Bethany Christian School Inter-/Non-denominational K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 The Canterbury Episcopal School Episcopal K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.66 Episcopal School of Dallas Episcopal PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
3.66 The Cambridge School of Dallas Inter-/Non-denominational 6-12 High
3.66 Canyon Creek Christian Academy Baptist PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
3.66 First Baptist Academy Baptist PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
3.66 The Highlands School Catholic PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
3.66 Bishop Dunne Catholic School Catholic 6-12 High
3.66 Jesuit College Prep School Catholic 9-12 High
Master's Academy Inter-/Non-denominational 5-12 High
3.33 Brighter Horizons Academy Muslim PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
3.33 Yavneh Academy of Dallas Jewish 9-12 High
3.33 Parish Episcopal School Episcopal PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, High
Balch Springs Christian Academy Baptist K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 Covenant School Inter-/Non-denominational K-12 Elementary, Middle, High

Nearby School Districts

Niche Grade Name
4.33 Highland Park Independent School District (Dallas)
3.33 Garland Independent School District
4.00 Richardson Independent School District
3.66 Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District
2.66 Duncanville Independent School District
3.00 Mesquite Independent School District
2.66 Irving Independent School District
2.00 Lancaster Independent School District
2.33 DeSoto Independent School District
4.33 Plano Independent School District
2.33 Grand Prairie Independent School District
3.00 Ferris Independent School District
3.00 Forney Independent School District
3.33 Crandall Independent School District

Comparable School Districts

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Schools
2.33 Fort Worth Independent School District 33 mi. 147
3.33 Austin Independent School District 184 mi. 132
3.66 Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District 211 mi. 84
2.66 Houston Independent School District 221 mi. 284
3.33 Northside Independent School District (San Antonio) 252 mi. 115

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Student Demographics Read more about this district's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 51%
Female 49%

Student Diversity

Dallas Independent School District United States Austin Independent School District Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District Fort Worth Independent School District Houston Independent School District Northside Independent School District (San Antonio)
Hispanic 69.4% 25.0% 60.4% 43.5% 60.4% 62.7% 68.7%
African American 23.7% 15.0% 8.7% 16.3% 22.8% 24.6% 6.1%
White 4.8% 51.0% 24.8% 29.0% 13.3% 8.2% 19.1%
Asian 1.2% 4.8% 3.4% 8.1% 1.9% 3.4% 2.9%
Multiracial 0.5% 2.8% 2.4% 2.6% 1.1% 0.8% 2.8%
Native American 0.4% 1.1% 0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0.1% 0.4% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%

Enrollment

Enrollment
PreK 5.9%
Kindergarten 8.8%
Grade 1 8.9%
Grade 2 8.5%
Grade 3 8.1%
Grade 4 7.8%
Grade 5 7.6%
Grade 6 7.2%
Grade 7 6.7%
Grade 8 6.3%
Grade 9 7.2%
Grade 10 6.3%
Grade 11 5.4%
Grade 12 5.3%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this district's educational outcomes