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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Durham Unified School District serving 986 students in Durham, California.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is less than the state average of 23:1.

Durham Unified School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Durham Durham Elementary School
    9421 Putney Dr.
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530)895-4695

    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
  • Durham Durham High School
    9455 Putney Dr.
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530)895-4685

    Grades: 9-12 | 300 students
  • Durham Durham Intermediate
    9416 Putney Dr.
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530)895-4690

    Grades: 6-8 | 233 students
  • Durham Mission High School Alternative School
    9455 Putney Dr
    Durham, CA 95938
    (530)895-4685

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a students

Overview

School District NameDurham Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students986 students
# of Teachers49 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
# of Male Students507 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students479 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.41
# of American Indian Students11 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students200 students
% Hispanic Students
20%
# of Black Students5 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students725 students
% White Students
74%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students42 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:82
# of Students in 1st Grade:75
# of Students in 2nd Grade:69
# of Students in 3rd Grade:81
# of Students in 4th Grade:75
# of Students in 5th Grade:71
# of Students in 6th Grade:70
# of Students in 7th Grade:84
# of Students in 8th Grade:79
# of Students in 9th Grade:82
# of Students in 10th Grade:71
# of Students in 11th Grade:67
# of Students in 12th Grade:79
# of Ungraded Students:1

District Comparison

  • Durham Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Durham Unified School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Durham Unified School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
83%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,724 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,798. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,628 is less than the state average of $11,280. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$10 MM$17 MM
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Spending$9 MM$18 MM
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Revenue / Student$9,724$10,798
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Spending / Student$8,628$11,280
This chart display average spending per public school student in Durham Unified School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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