David W Carter H S Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
12.3
Geometry Proficiency
2.2
Reading Proficiency
2.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,023 Students
  • 75 Teachers

David W Carter H S
1819 WEST WHEATLAND RD
DALLAS, TX 75232

Phone: (214) 932-5700

District: Dallas Independent School District

Overview

At David W Carter H S, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at David W Carter H S is 40 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. David W Carter H S is 1 of 35 high schools in the Dallas Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,023
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 77%
Full-Time Teachers 75

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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 16%
Proficient in Geometry 13%
College Readiness Index 12.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large 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 35
Total Students 37,769
Proficient in Reading (district average) 41%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 45%
College Readiness (district average) 31.9

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

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