Frances Ellen Watkins Harper Junior High School

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Reviews
14
Grades
7-9
Students
609
Type
Public
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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More

Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
56%
State avg: 37%
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English
60%
State avg: 48%
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Science
69%
State avg: 61%
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Student progress
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Equity
2/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Very concerning:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling far behind other students in the state, and this school may have large achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
47%
Hispanic
25%
Asian
17%
Two or more races
5%
Black
3%
Filipino
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
373 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 91%
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14 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
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3 1
2 0
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Neighborhood
4000 East Covell Boulevard
Davis, CA 95618
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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