Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior High School

1220 Drexel Dr, Davis, CA 95616 | (530) 757-5445
  • Grades: 7-9
  • Student Enrollment: 740
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1220 Drexel Dr., Davis, CA 95616
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 740
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 363 (49.1%)
  • Females: 377 (50.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 111 (15.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 153 (20.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian70.9%
Black304.1%
Asian14219.2%
Hispanic9412.7%
White43859.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade24833.5%
8th Grade22230.0%
9th Grade27036.5%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
4.3%
District:
11.8%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
8.7%
District:
41.2%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 2.7%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 97.3%
Number of Certificated Staff: 46.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 17.2
Average Age
School:
45.2
District:
49.1
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST History - Social Science
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: No

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
2010100.0%99.0%84.0%
200998.0%97.0%81.0%
200897.0%94.0%80.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201080.0%82.0%55.0%
200978.0%77.0%54.0%
200877.0%77.0%49.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201069.0%68.0%48.0%
200961.0%42.0%43.0%
200869.0%69.0%41.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201088.0%85.0%46.0%
200992.0%81.0%44.0%
200889.0%80.0%42.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201073.0%75.0%54.0%
200977.0%75.0%48.0%
200869.0%73.0%45.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201031.0%32.0%30.0%
200942.0%45.0%30.0%
200814.0%34.0%31.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201090.0%95.0%85.0%
200998.0%96.0%87.0%
200888.0%88.0%84.0%
 
CST History - Social Science Test
201071.0%72.0%47.0%
200971.0%72.0%42.0%
200866.0%68.0%36.0%
 
CST Science Test
201086.0%80.0%59.0%
200985.0%83.0%56.0%
200882.0%75.0%52.0%
 

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201069.0%59.0%22.0%
200965.0%48.0%21.0%
200866.0%45.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201084.0%87.0%69.0%
200973.0%77.0%65.0%
200879.0%80.0%66.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201094.0%90.0%55.0%
200995.0%92.0%51.0%
200894.0%95.0%52.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201058.0%53.0%35.0%
200946.0%48.0%29.0%
200859.0%48.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201082.0%81.0%54.0%
200975.0%78.0%50.0%
200884.0%80.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201076.0%77.0%46.0%
200970.0%74.0%47.0%
200861.0%71.0%43.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20094.0%10.0%17.0%
200818.0%27.0%18.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201087.0%73.0%31.0%
200988.0%68.0%28.0%
200888.0%70.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201084.0%48.0%31.0%
200974.0%37.0%28.0%
200880.0%39.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201094.0%77.0%46.0%
200995.0%79.0%42.0%
200894.0%79.0%42.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201058.0%50.0%33.0%
200946.0%46.0%28.0%
200859.0%46.0%28.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201024.0%28.0%27.0%
200929.0%34.0%26.0%
200815.0%32.0%27.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201080.0%61.0%27.0%
200981.0%62.0%26.0%
200872.0%58.0%24.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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