Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School

1411 Maydell St, Fort Worth, TX 76106 | (817) 815-0000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 873
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Gayla Dawson
  • Fax: (817) 740-5402
  • Website: WWW.FORTWORTHISD.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: 873
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 58.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 452 (51.8%)
  • Females: 421 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 70 (8.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 663 (75.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 733 (84.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Black212.4%
Asian--
Hispanic82594.5%
White242.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade24928.5%
10th Grade20923.9%
11th Grade22125.3%
12th Grade19422.2%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
35.0%
District:
51.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
35.0%
District:
29.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
78.7%
District:
76.4%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
17.4%
District:
17.2%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.9
District:
10.4
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
27.6%
District:
33.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
17.2%
District:
22.3%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
25.9%
District:
19.8%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
20.7%
District:
17.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$79,269
District:
$73,929
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$54,727
District:
$52,390
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$50,117
District:
$47,616
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,656
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$49,971
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$54,918
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$68,469
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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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School performed on average worse 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:
47.7%
District:
56.2%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
3.2%
District:
18.2%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
760.0
District:
922.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
14.7
District:
18.4
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201060.0%62.0%70.0%
200938.0%53.0%67.0%
200832.0%44.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201082.0%87.0%92.0%
200974.0%80.0%87.0%
200864.0%73.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200811.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
20084.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201076.0%84.0%90.0%
200968.0%78.0%88.0%
200878.0%78.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201057.0%64.0%74.0%
200933.0%48.0%65.0%
200836.0%47.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201062.0%63.0%74.0%
200931.0%50.0%66.0%
200836.0%47.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201087.0%90.0%93.0%
200976.0%83.0%90.0%
200878.0%79.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201086.0%89.0%93.0%
200984.0%86.0%92.0%
200873.0%82.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201075.0%81.0%89.0%
200964.0%70.0%81.0%
200856.0%65.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201083.0%87.0%91.0%
200971.0%75.0%85.0%
200860.0%67.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201096.0%97.0%98.0%
200992.0%94.0%97.0%
200889.0%89.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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