Denair High School

  • Denair High School serves 261 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Denair High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Denair High School's student population of 261 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 46% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Denair High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Denair High School is 0.57, 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 (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#4908 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio37:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
45%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
48%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenair Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Denair High School is Denair Charter Academy (0.0 miles away)
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