Accountability rating

B

Desoto ISD: C

Total students

3,101

Avg. teacher experience

10 years

Desoto ISD: 9.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

94.4 %

Desoto ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 90%

Desoto H S & Isteam3D is a high school in Desoto, TX, in the Desoto ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 3,101 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 55% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $56,312, which is $2,190 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Desoto H S & Isteam3D was 900. The average ACT score was 17.3. In the Class of 2018, 94.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.9%.

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Contact information

Website

www.desotoisd.org

Address

600 Eagle Dr
Desoto, TX 75115-6006

Office phone number

(972) 230-0726

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Desoto H S & Isteam3D 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 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

3,101

African American

2,453 (79.1%)

Desoto ISD: 75.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

9 (0.3%)

Desoto ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

8 (0.3%)

Desoto ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

515 (16.6%)

Desoto ISD: 19.6%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.1%)

Desoto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

62 (2%)

Desoto ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

52 (1.7%)

Desoto ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

79.1%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

16.6%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

2.0%

Two or more races

1.7%

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

55 %

Desoto ISD: 51.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

66.6 %

Desoto ISD: 74.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

2.1 %

Desoto ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

55.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

66.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.1%

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

2 %

Desoto ISD: 8.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

91.9 %

Desoto ISD: 30.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

10.4 %

Desoto ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.5 %

Desoto ISD: 9.3%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

2.0%

Career and technical

91.9%

Gifted and talented

10.4%

Special education

9.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Desoto ISD: C

Student achievement

B

Desoto ISD: C

School progress

B

Desoto ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Desoto 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

94.4 %

Desoto ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 90%

African American

96.1 %

Desoto ISD: 92.8%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Desoto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Desoto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

86.4 %

Desoto ISD: 83.2%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Desoto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.4%

White

85.7 %

Desoto ISD: 83.3%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

83.3 %

Desoto ISD: 71.4%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

96.1%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

86.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

85.7%

Two or more races

83.3%

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

0.9 %

Desoto ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Desoto ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0.8 %

Desoto ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

8.3 %

Desoto ISD: 8.3%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

1.5 %

Desoto ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Desoto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.7%

White

1.1 %

Desoto ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Desoto ISD: 0%

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

13.9 %

Desoto ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

12.5 %

Desoto ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Desoto ISD: 20%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

16.7 %

Desoto ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

21.4 %

Desoto ISD: 18%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Desoto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

10.8 %

Desoto ISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

25 %

Desoto ISD: 24%

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

17.5 %

Desoto ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

8.8 %

Desoto ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Desoto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

Masked

Desoto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

47.5 %

Desoto ISD: 47.5%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Desoto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

Masked

Desoto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

0 %

Desoto ISD: 0%

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

900

Desoto ISD: 900

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

17.3

Desoto ISD: 17.3

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

54.6 %

Desoto ISD: 48.7%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

24.6 %

Desoto ISD: 21.6%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

23 %

Desoto ISD: 20.2%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

54.6%

Math

24.6%

Reading + Math

23.0%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

202.2

African American

135.8 (67.1%)

Desoto ISD: 70.1%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Desoto ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (1.5%)

Desoto ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

13.3 (6.6%)

Desoto ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.5%)

Desoto ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

43.2 (21.4%)

Desoto ISD: 19.2%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

6 (2.9%)

Desoto ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

5 (2.5%)

Desoto ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

110.3 (54.5%)

Desoto ISD: 57.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

81.9 (40.5%)

Desoto ISD: 39.6%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

5 (2.5%)

Desoto ISD: 2.1%

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

15.3

Desoto ISD: 14

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

10 years

Desoto ISD: 9.6 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

$56,312

Desoto ISD: $55,150

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$52,512

Desoto ISD: $51,776

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$53,316

Desoto ISD: $52,045

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$53,669

Desoto ISD: $54,081

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$59,144

Desoto ISD: $57,044

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$66,052

Desoto ISD: $64,118

Statewide: $62,039

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