PROFICIENCY 58% 19% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
46%Spokane School District
46%Spokane
48%Washington

Ferris High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Spokane School District" in Spokane, WA. There are a total of 1,794 students and 92 teachers at Ferris High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 611 free lunch students and 145 reduced lunch students.

Ferris High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 57.5%, which is 19% higher than the Washington average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1794
Teachers92.38
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch611
Reduced lunch145

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment260
Taking some courses260
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses184
Passing no courses72

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ferris High School, there are a total of 260 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 260 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All56%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School55-59%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All59%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School55-59%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Ferris High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWashingtonNational
Caucasian 74.4% 69.7% 57.7% 51.1%
African American 3.0% 2.6% 4.6% 15.9%
Asian 4.1% 2.5% 7.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.3% 9.7% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 1.9% 1.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 1.5% 1.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.4% 12.1% 6.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Adams Elementary45%0.2Spokane, WA
Hamblen Elementary61%0.8Spokane, WA
Lincoln Heights Elementary40%1.0Spokane, WA
Chase Middle School58%1.2Spokane, WA
Franklin Elementary65%1.5Spokane, WA
Moran Prairie Elementary80%1.5Spokane, WA
Mullan Road Elementary69%1.7Spokane, WA
Hutton Elementary82%1.7Spokane, WA
Sacajawea Middle School69%1.9Spokane, WA
Jefferson Elementary60%2.1Spokane, WA
Grant Elementary27%2.2Spokane, WA
Sheridan Elementary30%2.3Spokane, WA

Spokane demographics profile

StatisticSpokaneWashingtonNational
Population212,0787,073,146318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,0849791
Median age35.837.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%56%55%
Speak English91%81%79%
Speak Spanish2%8%13%

Education level achieved in Spokane

IndexSpokaneWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade87.5%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school86.7%86.6%83.0%
Completed some college66.7%67.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.2%43.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.8%33.6%30.3%
Completed masters11.5%12.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.7%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.5%1.3%
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Source: The Ferris High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.