Davis High School

Davis High School serves 1,650 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Davis High School operates within the Houston Independent School District.
Houston Independent School District's 66% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,650 students
Davis High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Davis High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Davis High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Davis High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Davis High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
89%
52%
Davis High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
11%
13%
Davis High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.41
Davis High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
91%
53%
Davis High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Davis High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Houston Independent School District's student population of 211,552 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,680 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,724 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
288
3
Number of Students Managed 211,552 838
Houston Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 83%
Houston Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $2,166 MM $9 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $2,175 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,680 $12,250
Houston Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,724 $12,682
Houston Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Houston Can Academy - North (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marshall Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ketelsen Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • HoustonMarshall Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 962 students
    0.2 miles
    1115 Noble St
    HoustonTX 77009
    (713)226-2600
    0.26-8962
  • HoustonKetelsen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 655 students
    0.4 miles
    600 Quitman
    HoustonTX 77009
    (713)220-5050
    0.4PK-5655
  • HoustonMartinez C Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 572 students
    0.5 miles
    901 Hayes St
    HoustonTX 77009
    (713)224-1424
    0.5PK-5572
  • HoustonSherman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 570 students
    0.5 miles
    1909 Mckee St
    HoustonTX 77009
    (713)226-2627
    0.5PK-5570
  • HoustonHouston Can Academy - NorthAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 406 students
    0.7 miles
    3401 Hardy St
    HoustonTX 77009
    (713)659-4229
    0.79-12406

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