School for the Talented and Gifted

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10/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
145
Grades
9-12
Students
252
Type
Public
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Academics
Test scores
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English 2
100%
State avg: 66%
Biology I
100%
State avg: 91%
English
100%
State avg: 63%
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10/10
College readiness
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Good news!

This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
100%
State avg: 89%
Average SAT score
1977
State avg: 1394
Average ACT score
30
State avg: 21
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10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


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Equity
Environment
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Students
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White
37%
Hispanic
25%
Asian
24%
Black
12%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
252 :1
State avg: 489 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
98%
State avg: 86%
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Neighborhood
1201 East 8th Street
Dallas, TX 75203
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Last modified: June 7, 2017
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