Desert Oasis High School

  • Desert Oasis High School serves 77 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Desert Oasis 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Desert Oasis High School's student population of 77 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students77 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Desert Oasis High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Desert Oasis High School is 0.08, 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 Testing Rank#1992 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:118:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
8%
Hispanic
96%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
White
4%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
8%
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Diversity Score0.080.64
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Graduation Rate≥50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOthello School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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