Davis School For Independent Study serves 174 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 174 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Davis School For Independent Study ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Davis School For Independent Study's student population of 174 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Davis School For Independent Study is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
80-89%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
12%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
65%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
15%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Davis School For Independent Study's ranking?

Davis School For Independent Study ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%), Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 80-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Davis School For Independent Study?

The graduation rate of Davis School For Independent Study is 60-79%, which is lower than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Davis School For Independent Study?

174 students attend Davis School For Independent Study.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

65% of Davis School For Independent Study students are White, 15% of students are Two or more races, 12% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Davis School For Independent Study?

Davis School For Independent Study has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Davis School For Independent Study offer ?

Davis School For Independent Study offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12

What school district is Davis School For Independent Study part of?

Davis School For Independent Study is part of Davis Joint Unified School District.

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Spring Break - No School
March 27, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 174 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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