W T White High School

4505 Ridgeside Dr, Dallas, TX 75244 | (972) 502-6200
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,271
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Orlando Riddick
  • Fax: (972) 502-6201
  • 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: 2,271
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 133.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,150 (50.6%)
  • Females: 1,121 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 198 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,392 (61.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,590 (70.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
W T White High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.1%
Black28712.6%
Asian421.8%
Hispanic1,68574.2%
White25411.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For W T White High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade73132.2%
10th Grade56024.7%
11th Grade50922.4%
12th Grade47120.7%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
60.0%
District:
49.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
61.0%
District:
29.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
77.6%
District:
67.6%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
12.6%
District:
19.1%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
13.0
District:
11.9
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
35.4%
District:
33.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
18.4%
District:
21.5%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
20.7%
District:
20.0%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
24.7%
District:
21.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$79,714
District:
$79,563
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$55,301
District:
$54,645
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$48,601
District:
$47,743
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,478
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$53,286
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$55,944
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$67,669
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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