Ferris High School

  • Ferris High School serves 1,794 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Ferris High School operates within the Spokane School District.
  • Spokane School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1794 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,794 students
Ferris High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Ferris High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
Ferris High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeFerris High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Ferris High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ferris High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
5%
7%
Ferris High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
9%
22%
Ferris High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
4%
Ferris High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
75%
57%
Ferris High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
7%
Ferris High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFerris High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.420.62
Ferris High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
34%
39%
Ferris High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Ferris High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • Spokane School District's student population of 30,168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has increased from 71% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,524 in this district is less than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,621 is higher than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District NameSpokane School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
4
Number of Students Managed30,168923
Spokane School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%80%
Spokane School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$335 MM$12 MM
Spokane School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$337 MM$11 MM
Spokane School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,524$11,994
Spokane School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,621$10,499
Spokane School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: KG-6 | 539 students
    0.8 miles
    2121 E Thurston Ave
    SpokaneWA 99203
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  • SpokaneChase Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 757 students
    0.9 miles
    4747 E 37th Ave
    SpokaneWA 99223
    (509)354-5000
    0.97-8757
  • SpokaneLincoln Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 534 students
    0.9 miles
    3322 E 22nd Ave
    SpokaneWA 99223
    (509)354-3300
    0.9PK-6534
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    Grades: PK-6 | 403 students
    1.4 miles
    2627 E 17th Ave
    SpokaneWA 99223
    (509)354-2620
    1.4PK-6403

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