Delano High School

1331 Cecil Ave, Delano, CA 93215 | (661) 720-4137
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,869
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4 out of 5 | 9 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1331 Cecil Ave., Delano, CA 93215
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,869
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 75.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 965 (51.6%)
  • Females: 904 (48.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 240 (12.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,252 (67.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,492 (79.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Delano High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.1%
Black130.7%
Asian30016.1%
Hispanic1,51881.2%
White311.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Delano High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade49126.3%
10th Grade40321.6%
11th Grade50927.2%
12th Grade46624.9%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
90.9%
District:
80.5%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
1.1%
District:
25.0%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
18.7%
District:
25.0%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
45.1%
District:
12.5%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 81.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 91.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 8.3
Average Age
School:
37.9
District:
47.4
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4

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4 out of 5 | 9 Reviews
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9 reviews for Delano High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on February 16, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I did not give this school a 5/5 rating on my feedback starting with Honestly....I submitted it with zero apples filled, but showed up all filled..hmmm
    I give this school 0/5
  • Reviewed by Student on December 08, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • will i that dhs is the best school ever ... it rocks
  • Reviewed by Student on November 18, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • DELANO HIGH SCHOOL AKA DHS IS THE BEST SCHOOL EVER WHY BECAUSE I GO THERE HAHAHA LOL :)
    WELL IT DOES DHS IS THE BEST SCHOOL EVER THE TEACHERS IS THE BEST BECAUSE THERE NICE AND THERES ALOT OF FUN CLUB TO JOIN, SO TO ALL THE PEOPLE WHO READ THIS...I DEAR U TO CHANGE UR SCHOOL TO DHS AND TIGERS ROCK................''PARTY LIKE A ROCK STAR'' :)

    THANK YOU DELANO HIGH SCHOOL AKA DHS ''I LOVE DHS''
  • Reviewed by Student on April 22, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • im currently a senior at dhs and i've enjoyed going to this high school. the teachers are great and help out the students alot to get into college. we also have alot of school spirit and pride. and i can honestly say that everybody gets along with eachother.. its a good atomsphere. maybe it wasnt a good school back in the 90's but it changed alot and just last year we got awarded with being one of the best high schools in AMERICA.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 03, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My name is David Pierro,
    I attended Delano High from 1955-1959. I found it to be an excellent school. After graduating from there in '59, I was able go on an earn my BA as Fresno State.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 28, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • what are u guys talking about this school is not brutal, noboby ever hit anybody u guys are crazy!! what is VCA n e way, this is suppost to be DHS...
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 21, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I attended this school over 19 years ago.......I still think about my lonely days...how unattached I became with reality. If you sincerely want something better for your child this is not the place!!!
  • Reviewed by Student on October 18, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i don't like this school. they beat us

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