Accountability rating

A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: A

Total students

676

Avg. teacher experience

7.7 years

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 7.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Pegasus Charter High School is an charter elementary/secondary school in Dallas, TX, in the Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 676 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 78.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 20.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $54,712, which is $590 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Pegasus Charter High School was 969. In the Class of 2018, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Website

www.pegasuscharter.org

Address

601 N Akard St Ste 203
Dallas, TX 75201

Office phone number

(214) 740-9991

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Pegasus Charter High School 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

676

African American

253 (37.4%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 37.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.3%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.3%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

380 (56.2%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 56.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

23 (3.4%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 3.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

16 (2.4%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 2.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

37.4%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

56.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

3.4%

Two or more races

2.4%

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

78.7 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 78.7%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

84.5 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 84.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

21 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 21%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

78.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

84.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

21.0%

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

20.9 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 20.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

6.8 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 6.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

20.9%

Career and technical

6.8%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

9.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: A

Student achievement

B

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: B

School progress

C

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: C

Closing the gaps

A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: A

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

100 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Masked

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

Masked

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Masked

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

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

0 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

Masked

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Masked

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

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 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

0 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

Masked

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Masked

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

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

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: N/A

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

969

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 969

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

Masked

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Masked

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

23.5 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 23.5%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

17.6 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 17.6%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

11.8 %

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 11.8%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

23.5%

Math

17.6%

Reading + Math

11.8%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

38.5

African American

5 (13%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 13%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2.6%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 2.6%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

11.4 (29.7%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 29.7%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.1 (54.7%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 54.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

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%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

26.9 (69.8%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 69.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

10.8 (28.2%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 28.2%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0.8 (2%)

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 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

17.6

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 17.6

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

7.7 years

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: 7.7 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

$54,712

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: $54,712

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$48,000

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: $48,000

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$52,900

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: $52,900

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$56,086

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: $56,086

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$56,333

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: $56,333

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$59,560

Pegasus School of Liberal Arts and Sciences: $59,560

Statewide: $62,039

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