Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Dallas ISD: B

Total students

2,215

Avg. teacher experience

7.7 years

Dallas ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

93.3 %

Dallas ISD: 82.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

Bryan Adams High School is a high school in Dallas, TX, in the Dallas ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 2,215 students. 66.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 40.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of B for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 93.3% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 2.7% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Bryan Adams High School was 905 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 15.4.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $61,950, which is $4,309 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.7 years of experience.

Click or tap the map to enable panning and zooming.

Contact information

Website

www.dallasisd.org/Page/23035

Address

2101 Millmar Dr
Dallas, TX 75228-3399

Office phone number

(972) 502-4900

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bryan Adams High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

2,215

African American

250 (11.3%)

Dallas ISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

4 (0.2%)

Dallas ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

33 (1.5%)

Dallas ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

1,788 (80.7%)

Dallas ISD: 69.9%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.1%)

Dallas ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

122 (5.5%)

Dallas ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

16 (0.7%)

Dallas ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

11.3%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

1.5%

Hispanic

80.7%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

5.5%

Two or more races

0.7%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

66.3 %

Dallas ISD: 62.1%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

87.4 %

Dallas ISD: 85.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

44.3 %

Dallas ISD: 46.6%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

66.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

87.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

44.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

40.9 %

Dallas ISD: 45.1%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

13.7 %

Dallas ISD: 17.6%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

8.6 %

Dallas ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

40.9%

Gifted and talented

13.7%

Special education

8.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

B

Dallas ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Dallas ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Dallas ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Dallas ISD: C

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2021 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

93.3 %

Dallas ISD: 82.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

90.5 %

Dallas ISD: 82.2%

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

Masked

Dallas ISD: 85.7%

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

100 %

Dallas ISD: 76%

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

94.8 %

Dallas ISD: 82.6%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Dallas ISD: 100%

Statewide: 89.2%

White

76.9 %

Dallas ISD: 86.8%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

Masked

Dallas ISD: 92.1%

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

90.5%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

94.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

76.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

2.7 %

Dallas ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

30 %

Dallas ISD: 5%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

1.6 %

Dallas ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

11.4 %

Dallas ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

2.4 %

Dallas ISD: 4%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Dallas ISD: 5%

Statewide: 1.5%

White

4.7 %

Dallas ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

4.2 %

Dallas ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 1.5%

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

13.8 %

Dallas ISD: 10%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

50 %

Dallas ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

10.8 %

Dallas ISD: 15.3%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

8.3 %

Dallas ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

13.9 %

Dallas ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Dallas ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

16.9 %

Dallas ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

21.7 %

Dallas ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 6.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2019-2020 school year.

All students

32.9 %

Dallas ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 22%

African American

24.8 %

Dallas ISD: 18.7%

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

20 %

Dallas ISD: 32.7%

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

28.6 %

Dallas ISD: 55.2%

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

33.8 %

Dallas ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Dallas ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

White

37.3 %

Dallas ISD: 61.2%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

60 %

Dallas ISD: 42.7%

Statewide: 25.8%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2019-2020 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

33.3 %

Dallas ISD: 42.4%

Statewide: 59%

African American

22.2 %

Dallas ISD: 26.6%

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

Masked

Dallas ISD: 47.1%

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

Masked

Dallas ISD: 69.2%

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

34.1 %

Dallas ISD: 39%

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Dallas ISD: 50%

Statewide: 58.9%

White

31.8 %

Dallas ISD: 74.2%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

Masked

Dallas ISD: 67.9%

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

905

Dallas ISD: 931

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

15.4

Dallas ISD: 16.6

Statewide: 20.2

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2019-2020.

Reading

38.8 %

Dallas ISD: 44.6%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

17.5 %

Dallas ISD: 28.7%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

14.7 %

Dallas ISD: 26.5%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

38.8%

Math

17.5%

Reading + Math

14.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

137

African American

27.6 (20.1%)

Dallas ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

3 (2.2%)

Dallas ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (2.9%)

Dallas ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

34.7 (25.3%)

Dallas ISD: 32.1%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

62.7 (45.8%)

Dallas ISD: 27.6%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

5 (3.7%)

Dallas ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

3.3 (2.4%)

Dallas ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

104.8 (76.5%)

Dallas ISD: 69.4%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

24.9 (18.2%)

Dallas ISD: 26.9%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

4 (2.9%)

Dallas ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

16.2

Dallas ISD: 14.1

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

7.7 years

Dallas ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$61,950

Dallas ISD: $63,183

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$56,826

Dallas ISD: $55,554

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$58,388

Dallas ISD: $59,275

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$64,701

Dallas ISD: $64,955

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$65,124

Dallas ISD: $66,681

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$70,957

Dallas ISD: $67,284

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$67,000

Dallas ISD: $71,421

Statewide: $69,974

Latest public education stories in The Texas Tribune