Defiance High School

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5/10
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Reviews
6
Grades
9-12
Students
765
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Geometry
98%
Government
56%
Algebra I
62%
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7/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
93%
State avg: 83%
Average SAT score
1460
SAT participation rate
3%
State avg:
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
69%
Hispanic
21%
Black
6%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
354 :1
State avg: 519 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
98%
State avg: 90%
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Neighborhood
1755 Palmer Dr
Defiance, OH 43512
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Last modified: June 28, 2017

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