Thomas Jefferson High School

4001 Walnut Hill Ln, Dallas, TX 75229 | (972) 502-7300
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,378
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Manuel Ontiveros
  • Fax: (972) 502-7301
  • Website: www.dallasisd.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,378
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 99.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 713 (51.7%)
  • Females: 665 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 70 (5.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,094 (79.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,164 (84.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Thomas Jefferson High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.07%
Black654.7%
Asian70.5%
Hispanic1,29393.8%
White120.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Thomas Jefferson High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade52638.2%
10th Grade33424.2%
11th Grade24217.6%
12th Grade27620.0%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
36.0%
District:
49.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
41.0%
District:
29.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
51.9%
District:
67.6%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
23.3%
District:
19.1%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.4
District:
11.9
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
38.2%
District:
33.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
11.1%
District:
21.5%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
23.8%
District:
20.0%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
23.0%
District:
21.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$80,843
District:
$79,563
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$56,018
District:
$54,645
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,600
District:
$47,743
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,788
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$55,121
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$58,453
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$67,776
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Thomas Jefferson High School

  • Reviewed by Student on February 06, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • shh. we have many problems in TJ. here in TJ. are the most big problems in drugs now they try to end this but they cant maybe can reduce but this never end " keep going " now is just the 87 % of drugs in school you reduce the other 13%

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