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Wakeland High School

2,048 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Wakeland High School is a suburban school with 2,048 students. Few students are economically disadvantaged. Students perform well above the state average in passing TAKS scores. A majority of students are prepared for college in both English Language Arts and Math.

Teachers have less experience than the state average and are paid about the same as the state average.

The school spends $5,199 per student for academic programs and $7,484 per student for all school functions.

Wakeland High School is located in Congressional District 26, State Board of Education District 14 represented by Sue Melton, Texas House District 106 represented by Pat Fallon and Texas Senate District 12 represented by Jane Nelson.


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Rate of students who completed school

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Percent of graduating students who take advanced courses

Mean ACT score for all students who took the test

Mean SAT score (math and critical reading) for all students who took the test

Percent of graduating students who meet college-ready criteria on TAKS, SAT or ACT

Percent of high school seniors who graduate by ethnicity

Percent of high school seniors who graduate, receive a GED, or continue high school by ethnicity


Percent of teachers by years of experience in the field

Average years of experience in district and career

Average teacher salary by seniority (salary/percent of teachers)

Teachers by ethnicity and gender (percent/number of teachers)

Percent of staff by role


Spending per student by program

Spending per student by school function in dollars


These campuses are identified as peers for Wakeland High School by the comptroller's FAST report based on factors – like "regional wages, district size and student characteristics" – that affect the cost of education.

Name Enrollment Accountability Rating City
Barbers Hill High School 1,159 Met Standard Mont Belvieu
Birdville High School 1,800 Met Standard North Richland Hills
Byron P Steele II High School 2,112 Met Standard Schertz
Carver High School For Applied Tech/Engineering/Arts M 897 Met Standard Houston
Cedar Hill High School 1,792 Met Standard Cedar Hill
Centennial High School 1,611 Met Standard Frisco
China Spring High School 643 Met Standard China Spring
Crawford High School 321 Met Standard Crawford
Crosby High School 1,438 Met Standard Crosby
DeBakey High School for Health Professions M 887 Met Standard Houston
Desoto High School 1,963 Met Standard Desoto
Dickinson High School 2,210 Met Standard Dickinson
Foster High School 2,181 Met Standard Richmond
Hargrave High School 918 Met Standard Huffman
Joshua High School 1,228 Met Standard Joshua
Kennedale High School 929 Met Standard Kennedale
Kerr High School 767 Met Standard Houston
Lee High School 2,206 Met Standard Midland
Little Cypress 1,120 Met Standard Orange
Lumberton High School 1,062 Met Standard Lumberton
Magnolia High School 1,601 Met Standard Magnolia
Mansfield Legacy High School 2,313 Met Standard Mansfield
Mansfield Summit High School 2,024 Met Standard Arlington
Midland High School 2,164 Met Standard Midland
Midlothian High School 2,235 Met Standard Midlothian
Nederland High School 1,448 Met Standard Nederland
New Braunfels High School 2,158 Met Standard New Braunfels
North Crowley High School 1,793 Met Standard Fort Worth
Port Neches-Groves High School 1,392 Met Standard Port Neches
Rockwall High School 2,046 Met Standard Rockwall
Seguin High School 1,777 Met Standard Arlington
Smithson Valley High School 2,058 Met Standard Spring Branch
Southwest High School 1,467 Met Standard Fort Worth
Springtown High School 1,031 Met Standard Springtown
Trinity High School 2,178 Met Standard Euless
Vidor High School 1,380 Met Standard Vidor
Waco High School 1,628 Met Standard Waco
Weatherford High School 1,577 Met Standard Weatherford
Wylie High School 2,292 Met Standard Wylie