S Garland High School

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600 Colonel Dr

Garland, TX 75043

(972) 926-2700

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,990

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

30 Parent Reviews for S Garland High School

Pretty good but need to improve in discipline aspects the staff is really committed with the students and their success

Posted by a teacher on 05/16/13

Ghetto is as ghetto does. Kids either want to learn or they don't want to. Keep up the spirit. Sad when you go to football games you are told to be careful of gang activity.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/13

were* ,*.... Also unlike what somebody else said, most the students, at least while i was at South, weren't at poverty level. My family is upper middle class and lots of the people i knew were from upper middle class families as well.

Posted by a other on 08/28/12

My oldest son graduated in 2008 from SGHS and my youngest will be a senior next year (2012/2013). I have nothing but great things to say about THE South Garland HS. The new principal is fantastic! He is getting the students and staff excited about SGHS. Both my boys passed all their exit TAKS tests ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/01/12

My daughter went to South Garland all 4 years. She took four years of high school math --Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II and Pre-Calculus. She passed every TAKS test with flying colors. She made Bs in mathematics consistantly throughout all 4 years of high school. Upon enrolling in a Dallas County ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/02/11

Lack luster. Teachers at open house all seemed to have an apathetic attitude. One seemed apologetic and basically told my wife and I that he never taught the course before and was "working through" the curriculum". We asked three teachers and none of them ever heard of the name of the psychology ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/17/10

SG does an awesome job providing the students with a wide variety of choices in the cafeteria.

Posted by a parent on 06/27/10

I think south garland is a very good school and the teachers are good helpers and its really cool i recommend it to everyone!!

Posted by a other on 05/13/10

i attended South Garland last my freshman and sophmore year and i loved that school! I had some really good friends there and i got along with all the teachers.The principals there tryed to do all they could to improve the school.I recommend South garland to all Middle school students that are going ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/07/10

I personally attended SGHS for three years. Some of the extracurricular activities were expensive. The main draw back that I experienced were what I percieved to be structural inequalities, as well as segregation among the student population.

Posted by a other on 02/04/10

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Test scores
Test scores for S Garland High School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
S Garland High School
Garland Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Garland schools — S Garland High School is located at 600 Colonel Dr, Garland TX 75043. 600 Colonel Dr is in the 75043 ZIP code in Garland, TX The school district for S Garland High School is the Garland Isd. S Garland High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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