John H Guyer High School

7501 Teasley Ln, Denton, TX 76210 | (940) 369-1000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,101
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Barbara Fischer
  • Fax: (940) 369-4965
  • Website: www.dentonisd.org
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,101
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 173.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,071 (51.0%)
  • Females: 1,030 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 106 (5.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 426 (20.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 532 (25.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John H Guyer High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian120.6%
Black21910.4%
Asian823.9%
Hispanic51024.3%
White1,27860.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John H Guyer High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade53925.7%
10th Grade54225.8%
11th Grade54325.8%
12th Grade47722.7%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
68.0%
District:
61.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
61.0%
District:
36.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
96.3%
District:
91.8%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.3%
District:
1.3%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
9.0
District:
10.3
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
36.8%
District:
32.7%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
25.5%
District:
23.7%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
23.7%
District:
23.3%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
8.2%
District:
14.9%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$72,142
District:
$71,431
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$50,535
District:
$50,981
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$46,553
District:
$44,285
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,944
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,940
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,954
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$62,844
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that John H Guyer High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
68.3%
District:
58.4%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
32.7%
District:
29.8%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
1,016.0
District:
1,012.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
21.1
District:
20.8
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.0%77.0%70.0%
200974.0%69.0%67.0%
200869.0%64.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201095.0%94.0%92.0%
200993.0%91.0%87.0%
200892.0%87.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200853.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
2008100.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201096.0%93.0%90.0%
200993.0%90.0%88.0%
200891.0%88.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201083.0%78.0%74.0%
200977.0%69.0%65.0%
200874.0%70.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201084.0%80.0%74.0%
200980.0%73.0%66.0%
200876.0%72.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201096.0%94.0%93.0%
200995.0%93.0%90.0%
200893.0%93.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201096.0%95.0%93.0%
200997.0%94.0%92.0%
200892.0%91.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201093.0%90.0%89.0%
200989.0%82.0%81.0%
200881.0%78.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201094.0%91.0%91.0%
200991.0%86.0%85.0%
200885.0%81.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201099.0%98.0%98.0%
200998.0%97.0%97.0%
200897.0%95.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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