Accountability rating

F

Dallas ISD: B

Total students

210

Avg. teacher experience

14.3 years

Dallas ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

39.5 %

Dallas ISD: 87.3%

Statewide: 90%

John Leslie Patton Jr Academic Center is a high school in Texas, in the Dallas ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 210 students. The school received an accountability rating of F. 97.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 19% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $61,430, which is $7,308 more than the state average. The average SAT score at John Leslie Patton Jr Academic Center was 725. The average ACT score was 12.2. In the Class of 2018, 39.5% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 23.4%.

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Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in John Leslie Patton Jr Academic Center are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

210

African American

121 (57.6%)

Dallas ISD: 22%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

85 (40.5%)

Dallas ISD: 69.6%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (1%)

Dallas ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

2 (1%)

Dallas ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

57.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

40.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.0%

Two or more races

1.0%

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

97.1 %

Dallas ISD: 62.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

78.1 %

Dallas ISD: 86.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

23.3 %

Dallas ISD: 44.7%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

97.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

78.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

23.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

19 %

Dallas ISD: 42.8%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

21.4 %

Dallas ISD: 23.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

2.4 %

Dallas ISD: 15%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

15.2 %

Dallas ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

19.0%

Career and technical

21.4%

Gifted and talented

2.4%

Special education

15.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

F

Dallas ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Dallas ISD: C

School progress

F

Dallas ISD: B

Closing the gaps

F

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

39.5 %

Dallas ISD: 87.3%

Statewide: 90%

African American

44.9 %

Dallas ISD: 85.8%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Dallas ISD: 80.8%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Dallas ISD: 86.8%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

35.8 %

Dallas ISD: 87.6%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Dallas ISD: 84.6%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

Masked

Dallas ISD: 89.7%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Dallas ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

44.9%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

35.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

Masked

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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

23.4 %

Dallas ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Dallas ISD: 6%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

19.9 %

Dallas ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Dallas ISD: 3.9%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

27.1 %

Dallas ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Dallas ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

40 %

Dallas ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Dallas ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

0.5 %

Dallas ISD: 39.9%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

0 %

Dallas ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Dallas ISD: 41.5%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Dallas ISD: 56.1%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

1.1 %

Dallas ISD: 40.4%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Dallas ISD: 56.3%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

Masked

Dallas ISD: 68.2%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Dallas ISD: 46.6%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

Masked

Dallas ISD: 32.6%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Dallas ISD: 15.3%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Dallas ISD: 40.9%

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Dallas ISD: 63.6%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

Masked

Dallas ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Dallas ISD: 55.6%

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Dallas ISD: 62.2%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Dallas ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

725

Dallas ISD: 929

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

12.2

Dallas ISD: 16.7

Statewide: 20.6

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 the Class of 2018.

Reading

9.5 %

Dallas ISD: 48.7%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

1.2 %

Dallas ISD: 29.4%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

1.2 %

Dallas ISD: 27.1%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

9.5%

Math

1.2%

Reading + Math

1.2%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

12

African American

8 (66.7%)

Dallas ISD: 34.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (8.3%)

Dallas ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (16.7%)

Dallas ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (8.3%)

Dallas ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

5 (41.7%)

Dallas ISD: 70.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

7 (58.3%)

Dallas ISD: 25.4%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Dallas ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

17.5

Dallas ISD: 15.5

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

14.3 years

Dallas ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 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

$61,430

Dallas ISD: $58,012

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Dallas ISD: $51,471

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$55,629

Dallas ISD: $54,919

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$64,562

Dallas ISD: $59,296

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,885

Dallas ISD: $60,407

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$65,205

Dallas ISD: $65,016

Statewide: $62,039

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