Details overview

Hours 08:55 AM - 04:05 PM
School leader Kyle Richardson
District Dallas Independent School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Homeroom/advisory
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
International baccalaureate
STEM
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Engineering
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Technology
World languages

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Photography
8
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
3
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Opera
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Dance
Career and Tech programs Finance
Hospitality & Tourism
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
Media arts Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
French
Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Counseling
Tutoring
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Special education program details Woodrow is Dallas ISD's Highschool for the deaf.
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Deafness
Hearing impairments

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 66% 52%
White 20% 29%
Black 11% 13%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 49% 49%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 61% 60%
English Language Learners 15% 17%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

13
Girls Sports
including: Softball
12
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
15
Clubs
including: JROTC
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Diving
Golf
PE classes
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
PE classes
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Anime club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
DECA
Drill team
JROTC
Marching band
Mock trial competition club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Yoga club

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools J L Long Middle School
Parent involvement details Aside from the weekly phone call from the Principal with the important topics of what is going on at the school, the school actively cooperates with the PTA and informs parents about their kids' academic progress through various online services. The PTA sends out a weekly newsletter and keeps the website up-to-date with relevant information.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying Bullying is not allowed and Woodrow follows the Dallas ISD guidelines to prevent and address bullying.

Teachers

9
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
School counselor
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details The application process depends on the academy. More information can be found on the website, by contacting the school directly, or by visiting DallasISD.org
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Apply to the school
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Students living outside district can apply for transfer
Application requirements Application
Entrance exam
Essay

Sources

Student diversity TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
Students by group TX Education Agency, 2013-2014