• Student, School and Faculty Awards

    • Six AP scholars named by the College Board
    • 2011 Novice Champion at the Dallas Urban Alliance Novice City Championship
    • 2011 First Place School at the Dallas Urban Debate Alliance Novice City Championship
    • Academic Decathlon placed third in 2005 districtwide competition
    • DECA place first in national competition with their Civil Consciousness Project presenting the Plaza del Sol
    • Boys varsity soccer team was undefeated in district play; the 2005 District Champions made it two rounds deep in the state play-offs
    • Sunset also boasts the district's Cross Country Champion and the tennis star/District Champion who subsequently played in the National Oahu, Hawaii, Tennis Tournament
    • More than $7 million in scholarships offered to students
    • TAME Regents scholarships
    • Principal of the Year finalist
    • Community Liaison of the Year
    • Parent Educator of the Year
    • District 5A 100-meter hurdles state champion
    • Sunset Dance Company:
    • 2012 Danceline Sweepstakes Winner
    • 2012 Danceline Most Entertaining
    • Anita Jefferson Conelly Award
    • 3rd in Danceline's Technique Challenge
    • 2013 HIGH GOLD Award
    • 2013 1st Overall for - "Can't Hold Us", Guys Hip-Hop
    • 2013 2nd Overall for - "El Sapo", Chiapas Folkorico
    • 2013 3rd Overall for - "A Little Party", Captain Duet
    • 2013 3rd Overall for = "Young and Beautiful", Contemporary/Lyrical
    • SDC won the "Hittin it Hard" award for "Sing Song Sing", Team Hip-Hop
    • SDC won the "High Energy" award for "El Sapo", Chiapas Folklorcio
    • Sunset Varsity Cheer:
    • 2003 Regional SSAP Competition - 1st Place
    • 2004 National SSAP Competition - 1st Place
    • 2011 Cheer Power Six Flags Competition - 1st Place
    • 2011 Regional SSAP Competition - 1st Place
    • 2012 National SSAP Competition - 1st Place