PROFICIENCY 48% 33% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #202 of 239 in DALLAS ISD
  • Ranked #265 of 353 in Dallas
  • Ranked #7357 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
65%DALLAS ISD
65%Dallas
72%Texas

L G Pinkston High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "DALLAS ISD" in Dallas, TX. There are a total of 999 students and 74 teachers at L G Pinkston High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 822 free lunch students and 43 reduced lunch students.

L G Pinkston High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 48.0%, which is 33% lower than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students999
Teachers74.46
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch822
Reduced lunch43

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment154
Taking some courses107
Taking some courses (not tests)52
Passing some courses4
Passing no courses97

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At L G Pinkston High School, there are a total of 154 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 107 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All47%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School47%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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L G Pinkston High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 0.4% 4.7% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 24.9% 23.4% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 1.3% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 72.4% 69.6% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 0.5% 2.1% 3.1%

Dallas demographics profile

StatisticDallasTexasNational
Population1,240,98526,092,033314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)3,6359691
Median age32.233.937.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%56%55%
Speak English57%65%79%
Speak Spanish38%30%13%

Education level achieved in Dallas

IndexDallasTexasNational
Completed 8th grade73.0%78.5%83.8%
Completed high school71.0%77.0%82.4%
Completed some college52.2%56.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree34.2%33.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors29.7%27.1%29.3%
Completed masters11.1%9.1%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.8%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%
Source: The L G Pinkston High School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.