Davis High School

315 West 14th St, Davis, CA 95616 | (530) 757-5400
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,666
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 315 West 14th St., Davis, CA 95616
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,666
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 72.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 813 (48.8%)
  • Females: 853 (51.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 49 (2.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 191 (11.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 240 (14.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Davis High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.2%
Black492.9%
Asian31518.9%
Hispanic24214.5%
White98058.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Davis High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10.06%
10th Grade56634.0%
11th Grade56033.6%
12th Grade53932.4%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
97.4%
District:
96.0%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
4.3%
District:
11.8%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
14.9%
District:
41.2%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
7.4%
District:
8.8%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 94.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 16.1
Average Age
School:
45.6
District:
49.1
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Davis High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 17.2%
Average Combined Score: 25.6
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 85.3%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 81.6%
Average Combined Score: 1,785.1
Critical Reading Average: 589.3
Math Average: 610.8
Writing Average: 585.0
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 82.7%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20105.0%6.0%12.0%
20094.0%4.0%11.0%
20089.0%8.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201049.0%45.0%40.0%
200932.0%31.0%37.0%
200838.0%35.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201055.0%57.0%38.0%
200948.0%54.0%34.0%
200852.0%58.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201080.0%74.0%47.0%
200974.0%72.0%44.0%
200869.0%66.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201073.0%72.0%45.0%
200975.0%75.0%44.0%
200871.0%70.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201012.0%11.0%14.0%
200922.0%18.0%14.0%
200819.0%16.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201080.0%79.0%46.0%
200984.0%83.0%44.0%
200877.0%78.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201086.0%87.0%75.0%
200989.0%90.0%71.0%
200888.0%82.0%68.0%
 
CST World History Test
201071.0%71.0%42.0%
200974.0%74.0%38.0%
200866.0%67.0%33.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
201010.0%8.0%14.0%
200910.0%11.0%12.0%
200811.0%11.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201082.0%79.0%46.0%
200981.0%78.0%41.0%
200879.0%79.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201026.0%26.0%30.0%
200939.0%39.0%27.0%
200837.0%37.0%25.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201036.0%36.0%32.0%
200917.0%17.0%26.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201072.0%69.0%42.0%
200970.0%69.0%40.0%
200874.0%73.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20105.0%9.0%6.0%
20097.0%6.0%7.0%
20089.0%8.0%6.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201082.0%77.0%53.0%
200982.0%84.0%50.0%
200882.0%83.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201063.0%60.0%50.0%
200972.0%69.0%47.0%
200866.0%62.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201076.0%72.0%45.0%
200979.0%79.0%44.0%
200879.0%79.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
200920.0%20.0%11.0%
200820.0%24.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
200812.0%16.0%5.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20103.0%73.0%31.0%
20092.0%68.0%28.0%
200810.0%70.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201041.0%48.0%31.0%
200926.0%37.0%28.0%
200830.0%39.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201068.0%77.0%46.0%
200965.0%79.0%42.0%
200864.0%79.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201065.0%59.0%38.0%
200962.0%60.0%36.0%
200857.0%56.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201032.0%50.0%33.0%
200919.0%46.0%28.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201011.0%61.0%27.0%
200917.0%62.0%26.0%
200817.0%58.0%24.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201082.0%79.0%49.0%
200982.0%83.0%46.0%
200883.0%84.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201069.0%67.0%54.0%
200977.0%73.0%50.0%
200871.0%67.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201071.0%70.0%41.0%
200974.0%73.0%38.0%
200862.0%63.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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