|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||10th grade to 12th grade|
|School District||Davis Joint Unified|
|Location||315 W. 14th St.
Davis, CA 95616
Davis Senior High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 77th in the best public high schools in California.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Davis Senior High student body is mainly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.6%||10|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||4.4%||76|
14.7% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Davis Senior High students are largely upper income and rank 155th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Davis Senior High scored an average 76% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 5% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||65% to 69%*||85% to 89%*|
|Boys||70% to 74%*||80% to 84%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||80% to 84%*||85% to 89%*|
|Black||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Hispanic||40% to 44%*||60% to 64%*|
|Multiracial||80% or more*||80% or more*|
|White||75% to 79%*||90% to 94%*|
|With Disabilites||20% or less*||21% to 39%*|
|Limited English||20% or less*||20% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Davis Senior High students in 2016 was 1257.
255 out of 1,136 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (22%). College admission testing participation is well below the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 29% for participation.
Davis Senior High offers 6 AP courses. 49 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Davis Senior High had 471 taking AP exams with a 444 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||94%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||49%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||8%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||6%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||36%|
|AP Courses Offered||6|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||14%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||17%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
Davis Senior High
315 W. 14th St.
Davis Joint Unified