Dayton High School

801 Ferry St
Dayton, OR 97114
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 327 students in grades 9-12, Dayton High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 327 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : 80-84% (Top 50% in OR)
  • : 20-24%
  • : 60-64%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Dayton High School's student population of 327 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
327 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Dayton High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
(18-19)
20-24%
40%
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(18-19)
60-64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
33%
25%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
61%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Dayton High School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-84%
81%
This chart display graduation rate of Dayton High School and public school graduation rate of Oregon by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dayton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Dayton High School often compared to?
Dayton High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Newberg Senior High School, Amity High School, Yamhill Carlton High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).
What is the graduation rate of Dayton High School?
The graduation rate of Dayton High School is 80-84%, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 81%.
How many students attend Dayton High School?
327 students attend Dayton High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Dayton High School students are White, 33% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dayton High School?
Dayton High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Dayton High School offer ?
Dayton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Dayton High School part of?
Dayton High School is part of Dayton SD 8 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 327 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • : 20-24%
  • : 60-64%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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