Davis High School

  • Davis High School serves 2,410 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Davis High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Davis High School's student population of 2,410 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 109 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,410 students
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Total Classroom Teachers109 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Davis High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Davis High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1466 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
85%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
11%
54%
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Two or more races
4%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Davis High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.270.64
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Graduation Rate
78%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Davis High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYakima School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Davis High School is Yakima Online (0.3 miles away)
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