Thomas Downey High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1000 Coffee Rd.
Modesto, CA 95355
Phone
(209) 576-4211
District
MODESTO CITY HIGH
County
STANISLAUS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2064
Classroom Teachers
87

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 52.7% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Thomas Downey High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 43
Proficiency in Reading 48 55
Proficiency in Math 23 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.82
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.97
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 562 27.2%
Grade 10 566 27.4%
Grade 11 464 22.5%
Grade 12 472 22.9%
Total 2064 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 31.0% 28.5% 25.0%
Black 3.3% 3.8% 5.9%
Hispanic 62.7% 59.8% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 6.6% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 1.3% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 70.8% 62.7% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.5% 52.3% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 10.4% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 276,049 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,665.3 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.9% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.9% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.7% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 90,762 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 14.2% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.0% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.8% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.2% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.2% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.1% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.8% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.7% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.9% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 12.2% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Support Expenditures
Student UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Staff UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
General Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
School Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Operation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Transportation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Other UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Support UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Non-instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%