Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Dayton ISD: C

Total students

1,513

Avg. teacher experience

10.6 years

Dayton ISD: 8.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

96.4 %

Dayton ISD: 96.3%

Statewide: 90%

Dayton High School is a high school in Dayton, TX, in the Dayton ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 1,513 students. 52.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 12.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year.

In the Class of 2019, 96.4% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.6% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Dayton High School was 993 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 19.0.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $56,030, which is $1,061 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.6 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.daytonisd.net

Address

P O Box 248
Dayton, TX 77535-0248

Office phone number

(936) 258-2510

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Dayton High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,513

African American

107 (7.1%)

Dayton ISD: 7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

11 (0.7%)

Dayton ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

7 (0.5%)

Dayton ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

675 (44.6%)

Dayton ISD: 42.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Dayton ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

684 (45.2%)

Dayton ISD: 46.6%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

28 (1.9%)

Dayton ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

7.1%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

0.5%

Hispanic

44.6%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

45.2%

Two or more races

1.9%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

52.3 %

Dayton ISD: 58.2%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

60.6 %

Dayton ISD: 65.4%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

13.4 %

Dayton ISD: 19.8%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

52.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

60.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

13.4%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

12.7 %

Dayton ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

93.1 %

Dayton ISD: 25.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

5.8 %

Dayton ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11 %

Dayton ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

12.7%

Career and technical

93.1%

Gifted and talented

5.8%

Special education

11.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

C

Dayton ISD: C

Student achievement

B

Dayton ISD: C

School progress

B

Dayton ISD: C

Closing the gaps

C

Dayton ISD: C

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

96.4 %

Dayton ISD: 96.3%

Statewide: 90%

African American

97 %

Dayton ISD: 94.1%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Dayton ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

Dayton ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

97.9 %

Dayton ISD: 97.9%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Dayton ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

94.9 %

Dayton ISD: 95.3%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

Masked

Dayton ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

97.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

97.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

94.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.6 %

Dayton ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Dayton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.8 %

Dayton ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Dayton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.3 %

Dayton ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Dayton ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0.9 %

Dayton ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Dayton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2018-2019 school year.

All students

17.3 %

Dayton ISD: 16.9%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

10.9 %

Dayton ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Dayton ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

Masked

Dayton ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

20.6 %

Dayton ISD: 20.3%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Dayton ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

16 %

Dayton ISD: 15.4%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 %

Dayton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

42.1 %

Dayton ISD: 42.1%

Statewide: 51%

African American

33.3 %

Dayton ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Dayton ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Dayton ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

53.2 %

Dayton ISD: 53.2%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Dayton ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

30.2 %

Dayton ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Dayton ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

993

Dayton ISD: 993

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

19.0

Dayton ISD: 19.0

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

49.2 %

Dayton ISD: 47.2%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

35.6 %

Dayton ISD: 33.8%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

30 %

Dayton ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

49.2%

Math

35.6%

Reading + Math

30.0%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

99.2

African American

7.6 (7.7%)

Dayton ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Dayton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (1%)

Dayton ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

7.1 (7.1%)

Dayton ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Dayton ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

83.5 (84.2%)

Dayton ISD: 77.8%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Dayton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0.9 (0.9%)

Dayton ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

67.9 (68.5%)

Dayton ISD: 78.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

29.4 (29.6%)

Dayton ISD: 20%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

1 (1%)

Dayton ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

15.3

Dayton ISD: 16.1

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

10.6 years

Dayton ISD: 8.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$56,030

Dayton ISD: $53,979

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$52,989

Dayton ISD: $48,549

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$54,543

Dayton ISD: $51,801

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$55,082

Dayton ISD: $54,437

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,959

Dayton ISD: $55,875

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$61,946

Dayton ISD: $62,755

Statewide: $65,449

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