Dumas High School in Dumas, TX - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,136
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    122 3.6
  • Ranking

Dumas High School is a public coed school in Dumas, Texas. It has 1,136 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 73% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 122 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

300 South Klein Ave
Dumas, TX 79029
(806) 935-4151

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 122 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Health & Safety: The nurse is there but she's not all that helpful.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There's a very wide variety of things to participate in!
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: Dumas High School is a great school to come and get an amazing education. The student body is very encouraging to one another. The staff goes beyond the expectations.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Academics: There's always room for improvement.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Health & Safety: Not a lot too much to worry about.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.00 Green Acres Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Dumas Junior High School Public, Coed
2.66 Sunset Elementary School Public, Coed
XIT Secondary School Public, Alternative, Coed
3.00 Morningside Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Dumas Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.33 Hillcrest Elementary School Public, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Borger High School 35 mi. 796
3.33 Randall High School 52 mi. 1,511
3.33 Canyon High School 62 mi. 1,166
3.00 Pampa High School 61 mi. 912
2.33 Hereford High School 75 mi. 1,141

Around Dumas High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 47%
Male 52%

Student Diversity

Dumas High School United States Texas Borger High School Canyon High School Hereford High School Pampa High School Randall High School
Hispanic 70.0% 25.0% 51.5% 39.0% 19.0% 84.0% 39.0% 20.0%
White 20.0% 51.0% 29.8% 50.0% 76.0% 14.0% 54.0% 73.0%
Asian 6.0% 4.8% 3.7% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 1.9% 3.0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.4% 1.0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
African American 0% 15.0% 12.4% 4.0% 1.0% 0% 3.0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 29.4%
Grade 10 27.7%
Grade 11 22.2%
Grade 12 20.7%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 61% Yes
  • 30% Not sure.
  • 9% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 30% The teachers
  • 30% Education
  • 25% The sports
  • 15% The janitors do an amazing job

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 45% Dress code
  • 15% Discrimination based on sexuality
  • 15% Popularity contest
  • 10% Crappy food
  • 5% The sports
  • 5% No vegetarian accomadations
  • 5% They dont let you join sports if you are new

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 42% We take college serious
  • 25% Some actually like to learn other than test
  • 25% Our staff is incredible
  • 8% Ive never seen a more racist school

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 47% Average
  • 27% Encouraging
  • 20% Smart
  • 7% Racist

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 42% Be yourself
  • 33% People are going to put you down
  • 17% Don't let anyone put you down no matter what.
  • 8% The opportunities are endless

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 77% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 15% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 8% I hate everything about this school.