Ferris High School

Ferris High School serves 1,682 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Ferris High School operates within the Spokane School District.
Spokane School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 1682 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,682 students
Ferris High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ferris High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Ferris High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Ferris High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
Ferris High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
7%
Ferris High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
9%
21%
Ferris High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
2%
5%
Ferris High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
76%
58%
Ferris High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
9%
7%
Ferris High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.41 0.40
Ferris 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.
33%
39%
Ferris High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
7%
7%
Ferris High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Spokane School District's student population of 29,446 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 71% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,811 in this district is less than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,910 is higher than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Spokane School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
4
Number of Students Managed 29,446 912
Spokane   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 80%
Spokane   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $335 MM $12 MM
Spokane   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $337 MM $11 MM
Spokane   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,811 $11,994
Spokane   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,910 $10,499
Spokane   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Libby Center (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chase Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adams Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SpokaneAdams Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 331 students
    0.2 miles
    2909e 37 Ave
    SpokaneWA 99223
    (509)354-2000
    0.2PK-6331
  • SpokaneHamblen Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 511 students
    0.8 miles
    2121 East Thurston Ave
    SpokaneWA 99203
    (509)354-2900
    0.8KG-6511
  • SpokaneChase Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 785 students
    0.9 miles
    4747 East 37th Ave
    SpokaneWA 99223
    (509)354-5000
    0.97-8785
  • SpokaneLincoln Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 530 students
    0.9 miles
    3322 East 22nd Ave
    SpokaneWA 99223
    (509)354-3300
    0.9PK-6530
  • Spokane Franklin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 367 students
    1.4 miles
    2627 East 17th Ave
    SpokaneWA 99223
    (509)354-2620
    1.4PK-6367

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