Desoto Independent School District (ISD)

  • 200 EAST BELT LINE RD
  • DESOTO, TX 75115
  • (972) 223-6666
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate60.0%73.1%
Dropout Rate1.0%4.0%
Per Pupil Spending$7,705$8,501
Students Per Teacher14.814.5
Number of Schools13-
Number of Students8,959-
Number of (FTE) Teachers607-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment8,95914.8
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students280
Kindergarten Students555
1st Grade Students592
2nd Grade Students629
3rd Grade Students629
4th Grade Students689
5th Grade Students700
6th Grade Students673
7th Grade Students720
8th Grade Students786
9th Grade Students872
10th Grade Students772
11th Grade Students670
12th Grade Students502
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native24
Asian or Pacific Islander54
Hispanic1,417
Black (Non-Hispanic)7,149
White (Non-Hispanic)425
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male4,668
Female4,401

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers60714.8
Prekindergarten Teachers7-
Kindergarten Teachers30-
Elementary Teachers226-
Secondary Teachers255-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes89-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides80
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors13
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors22
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other22
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians11
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff371
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators15
LEA Administrative Support Staff30
School Administrators36
School Administrative Support Staff60
Student Support Services28
Other Support Services Staff201

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$83,903,000-
Total Local Revenues$40,642,00048.4%
Property Tax$35,127,00041.9%
Cities and Counties$153,0000.2%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$29,0000.03%
School Lunch$1,714,0002.0%
District Activity Receipts$149,0000.2%
Other Sales and Services$92,0000.1%
Rents and Royalties$6,0000.01%
Sale of Property$17,0000.02%
Interest Earnings$2,301,0002.7%
Fines and Forfeits$842,0001.0%
Miscellaneous$212,0000.3%
Total State Revenues$38,360,00045.7%
General Formula Assistance$31,509,00037.6%
School Lunch Programs$28,0000.03%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$2,306,0002.7%
Other Programs$1,438,0001.7%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$2,555,0003.0%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$524,0000.6%
Total Federal Revenues$4,901,0005.8%
Through State - Title I$725,0000.9%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$1,210,0001.4%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$170,0000.2%
Through State - Title V, Part A$1,0000.00%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,114,0002.5%
Through State - Other$217,0000.3%
Direct - Other$464,0000.6%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$68,488,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$40,676,00059.4%
Total Support Services Expenditures$23,938,00035.0%
Student Support$3,564,0004.2%
Instructional Staff Support$3,128,0003.7%
General Administration Support$697,0000.8%
School Administration Support$4,611,0005.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$8,263,0009.8%
Student Transportation Support$736,0000.9%
Other Support Services$2,939,0003.5%
Total Other Expenditures$3,874,0005.7%
Food Services$3,874,0004.6%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 60.0%
Total Diploma Count 442
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12281.0%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Desoto Independent School District (ISD)

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 13
  • Students: 8,959
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 607
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AMBER TERRACE INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
224 Amber Ln
Desoto, TX
Public | PK-5
546 14.4

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COCKRELL HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
425 South Cockrell Hill
Desoto, TX
Public | PK-5
635 16.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
CURTISTENE S MCCOWAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
1500 Majestic Meadows Dr
Glenn Heights, TX
Public | 6-8
839 13.9

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DESOTO EAST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
601 West Belt Line Rd
Desoto, TX
Public | 6-8
588 12.1

3 out of 5
1 Review
DE SOTO HIGH SCHOOL
600 Eagle Dr
Desoto, TX
Public | 9-12
1,968 13.7

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DESOTO WEST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
800 North Westmoreland
Desoto, TX
Public | 6-8
751 15.0

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D H S FRESHMAN CAMPUS SCHOOL
620 South Westmoreland
Desoto, TX
Public | 9
842 15.6

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FRANK D MOATES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1500 Heritage Dr
Glenn Heights, TX
Public | PK-5
633 16.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NORTHSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
525 Ray Ave
Desoto, TX
Public | PK-5
486 14.6

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
P A S S LEARNING CENTER SCHOOL
1673 Terre Colony Ct
Dallas, TX
Public | 7-10
7 -

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RUBY YOUNG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
707 North Young Blvd
Desoto, TX
Public | PK-5
605 17.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
THE MEADOWS INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
1016 the Meadows Parkway
Desoto, TX
Public | PK-5
529 15.0

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WOODRIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1001 Woodridge
Desoto, TX
Public | PK-5
640 16.6

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