Smith High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#876
College Readiness Index
37.3
Geometry Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,058 Students
  • 122 Teachers

Smith High School
2335 NORTH JOSEY LN
CARROLLTON, TX 75006

Phone: (972) 968-5200

District: Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District

Overview

Smith High School is ranked 93rd within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Smith High School is 49 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 76 percent. Smith High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#876
State Rank
#93

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,058
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 76%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 56%
Full-Time Teachers 122

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 43%
Proficient in Geometry 78%
College Readiness Index 37.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 6
Total Students 7,526
Proficient in Reading (district average) 51%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 73%
College Readiness (district average) 38.7

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Nearby Schools

Smith High School is 1 of 6 schools in the Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District.

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