Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Uplift Education: B

Total students

389

Avg. teacher experience

2.5 years

Uplift Education: 3.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Uplift Education: 98.3%

Statewide: 90%

Uplift Mighty High School is a charter high school in Dallas, TX, in the Uplift Education school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 389 students. 66.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 30.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year.

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.7% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Uplift Mighty High School was 978 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 16.6.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,015, which is $2,076 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 2.5 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

1825 Market Center Blvd Ste 500
Dallas, TX 75207

Office phone number

(817) 288-3800

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Uplift Mighty High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

389

African American

67 (17.2%)

Uplift Education: 20.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.3%)

Uplift Education: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 6.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

315 (81%)

Uplift Education: 67.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4 (1%)

Uplift Education: 3.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

2 (0.5%)

Uplift Education: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

17.2%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

81.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.0%

Two or more races

0.5%

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

66.8 %

Uplift Education: 53.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

85.6 %

Uplift Education: 80%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

33.9 %

Uplift Education: 31.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

66.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

85.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

33.9%

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

30.1 %

Uplift Education: 31.9%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

96.4 %

Uplift Education: 23.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.3 %

Uplift Education: 7.7%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

30.1%

Career and technical

96.4%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

11.3%

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

Uplift Education: B

Student achievement

C

Uplift Education: B

School progress

B

Uplift Education: B

Closing the gaps

C

Uplift Education: B

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

N/A

Uplift Education: 98.3%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Uplift Education: 98.5%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Uplift Education: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Uplift Education: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Uplift Education: 98.3%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Uplift Education: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

N/A

Uplift Education: 97.7%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Uplift Education: 91.7%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

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

0.7 %

Uplift Education: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

2.7 %

Uplift Education: 0.6%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.3 %

Uplift Education: 0.4%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Uplift Education: Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Uplift Education: 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

42.9 %

Uplift Education: 55.6%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

50 %

Uplift Education: 44.9%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Uplift Education: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Uplift Education: 91.7%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

41 %

Uplift Education: 51.8%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Uplift Education: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

Masked

Uplift Education: 75%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

N/A

Uplift Education: 63.3%

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

5.7 %

Uplift Education: 45.3%

Statewide: 51%

African American

7.1 %

Uplift Education: 26.1%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Uplift Education: Masked

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Uplift Education: 78.5%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

5.5 %

Uplift Education: 38.2%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Uplift Education: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

Masked

Uplift Education: 76.2%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Uplift Education: 63.2%

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

978

Uplift Education: 1094

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

16.6

Uplift Education: 20.0

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

36.1 %

Uplift Education: 59.2%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

19.3 %

Uplift Education: 43.4%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

18.1 %

Uplift Education: 40.7%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

36.1%

Math

19.3%

Reading + Math

18.1%

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

32.4

African American

10.6 (32.6%)

Uplift Education: 32.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 3.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6.5 (20%)

Uplift Education: 20.4%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14.3 (44.3%)

Uplift Education: 40.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (3.1%)

Uplift Education: 3%

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 (0%)

Uplift Education: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

22 (67.9%)

Uplift Education: 69.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

10.4 (32.1%)

Uplift Education: 27.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 1.7%

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

12

Uplift Education: 15.7

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

2.5 years

Uplift Education: 3.8 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

$55,015

Uplift Education: $56,749

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$50,642

Uplift Education: $53,553

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$55,481

Uplift Education: $55,591

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$66,332

Uplift Education: $59,253

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$64,325

Uplift Education: $66,509

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

N/A

Uplift Education: $76,703

Statewide: $65,449

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