Accountability rating

B

Garland ISD: B

Total students

2,386

Avg. teacher experience

11.5 years

Garland ISD: 11.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

90.9 %

Garland ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 90%

Garland High School is a high school in Garland, TX, in the Garland ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 2,386 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 48.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 16.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $58,925, which is $4,803 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Garland High School was 1007. The average ACT score was 25.4. In the Class of 2018, 90.9% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 1.7%.

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Contact information

Website

www.garlandisd.net/ghs

Address

310 S Garland Ave
Garland, TX 75040-6191

Office phone number

(972) 494-8492

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Garland 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 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

2,386

African American

263 (11%)

Garland ISD: 17.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

15 (0.6%)

Garland ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

191 (8%)

Garland ISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

1,518 (63.6%)

Garland ISD: 51%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0%)

Garland ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

338 (14.2%)

Garland ISD: 17.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

60 (2.5%)

Garland ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

11.0%

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

8.0%

Hispanic

63.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

14.2%

Two or more races

2.5%

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

48.8 %

Garland ISD: 51.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

64.1 %

Garland ISD: 64.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

18.5 %

Garland ISD: 31.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

48.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

64.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

18.5%

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

16.9 %

Garland ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

67.3 %

Garland ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

23.5 %

Garland ISD: 8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.6 %

Garland ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

16.9%

Career and technical

67.3%

Gifted and talented

23.5%

Special education

7.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Garland ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Garland ISD: B

School progress

B

Garland ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Garland ISD: B

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

90.9 %

Garland ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 90%

African American

91.7 %

Garland ISD: 91%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Garland ISD: 89.3%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Garland ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

88.6 %

Garland ISD: 91.6%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Garland ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

94.6 %

Garland ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Garland ISD: 97.2%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

91.7%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

94.6%

Two or more races

100.0%

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

1.7 %

Garland ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

6.3 %

Garland ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0.6 %

Garland ISD: 1%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Garland ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

2.2 %

Garland ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Garland ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0.8 %

Garland ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

1.7 %

Garland ISD: 0.6%

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

41.4 %

Garland ISD: 35.9%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

37.9 %

Garland ISD: 27.2%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Garland ISD: 28.3%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

90 %

Garland ISD: 66.8%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

30.4 %

Garland ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Garland ISD: 0%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

60.5 %

Garland ISD: 42.2%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

50 %

Garland ISD: 35.7%

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

59 %

Garland ISD: 41.9%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

49.3 %

Garland ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Garland ISD: 60%

Statewide: 51%

Asian

90 %

Garland ISD: 52.1%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

42.5 %

Garland ISD: 36.2%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Garland ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

73.2 %

Garland ISD: 51.3%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

58.3 %

Garland ISD: 39.3%

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

1007

Garland ISD: 974

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

25.4

Garland ISD: 21.5

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

57.3 %

Garland ISD: 57.4%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

40.8 %

Garland ISD: 36.5%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

39.2 %

Garland ISD: 34.6%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

57.3%

Math

40.8%

Reading + Math

39.2%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

171.2

African American

24.5 (14.3%)

Garland ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

1 (0.6%)

Garland ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

5 (2.9%)

Garland ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

22.1 (12.9%)

Garland ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Garland ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

113.5 (66.3%)

Garland ISD: 56.2%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

5 (2.9%)

Garland ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

3.8 (2.2%)

Garland ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

93.7 (54.7%)

Garland ISD: 67.6%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

72.7 (42.5%)

Garland ISD: 30.6%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1 (0.6%)

Garland ISD: 1.1%

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

13.9

Garland ISD: 15.2

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

11.5 years

Garland ISD: 11.2 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

$58,925

Garland ISD: $57,487

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$56,315

Garland ISD: $54,253

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$56,011

Garland ISD: $54,851

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$57,630

Garland ISD: $56,341

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$58,871

Garland ISD: $58,241

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$65,551

Garland ISD: $63,810

Statewide: $62,039

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