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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools managed by Defiance City School District serving 1,733 students in Defiance, Ohio.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Defiance City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Defiance Defiance Elementary School
    400 Carter Rd
    Defiance, OH 43512
    (419)782-0070

    Grades: K-5 | 1147 students
  • Defiance Defiance Middle School
    629 Arabella St
    Defiance, OH 43512
    (419)782-0050

    Grades: 6-9 | 586 students

Overview

School District NameDefiance City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,458 students
# of Teachers151 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,242 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,216 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.48
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students11 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students599 students
% Hispanic Students
24%
# of Black Students151 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students1,643 students
% White Students
67%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students51 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:242
# of Students in 1st Grade:146
# of Students in 2nd Grade:168
# of Students in 3rd Grade:206
# of Students in 4th Grade:206
# of Students in 5th Grade:179
# of Students in 6th Grade:197
# of Students in 7th Grade:202
# of Students in 8th Grade:186
# of Students in 9th Grade:205
# of Students in 10th Grade:211
# of Students in 11th Grade:155
# of Students in 12th Grade:155
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Defiance City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
62%
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,751 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,447. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,149 is less than the state average of $11,715. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
Total Revenue$27 MM$11 MM
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Spending$25 MM$10 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,751$12,447
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Spending / Student$10,149$11,715
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Did You Know?
Defiance City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.48, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Defiance Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.