Dennehotso Boarding School

  • Dennehotso Boarding School serves 197 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.

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Dennehotso Boarding School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

  • Dennehotso Boarding School's student population of 197 students has grown by 47% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students197 students
This chart display total students of Dennehotso Boarding School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Dennehotso Boarding School
Total Classroom Teachers (12-13)9 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dennehotso Boarding School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)35-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dennehotso Boarding School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)50-54%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dennehotso Boarding School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
100%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Dennehotso Boarding School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
45%
Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
38%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dennehotso Boarding School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.000.65
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dennehotso Boarding School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDennehotso Boarding School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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  4.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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DBS Has wonderful staff. The teachers work hard to ensure students have a positive learning experience.
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This school is a very good school in a small quiet town. The teachers are excellent.
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