Davis High School

1101 Quitman, Houston, TX 77009 | (713) 226-4900
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,655
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Jaime Castaneda
  • Fax: (713) 226-4999
  • Website: www.houstonisd.org
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: 1,655
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 101.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 828 (50.0%)
  • Females: 827 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 158 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,049 (63.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,207 (72.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Davis High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black17010.3%
Asian30.2%
Hispanic1,47088.8%
White120.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Davis High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade50030.2%
10th Grade37922.9%
11th Grade39023.6%
12th Grade38623.3%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
55.0%
District:
56.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
37.0%
District:
40.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
71.0%
District:
70.0%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
8.3%
District:
15.8%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
13.6
District:
11.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
26.6%
District:
30.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
21.7%
District:
21.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
18.7%
District:
21.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
27.1%
District:
21.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$74,759
District:
$78,780
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$54,111
District:
$52,535
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,987
District:
$45,070
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,646
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,239
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$54,909
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$65,012
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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