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David Douglas High School is a public school in Portland, OR. It has 3,254 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 185 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Teachers: Does their best to teach students, could improve.

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On Academics: Not enough AP, no IB, only two years of languages.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Everyone's different one way or another.

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On Overall Experience: Diversity and support wherever I go in this school.

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On Food: Not quite healthy, but working towards there.

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David Douglas High School is a public school in Portland, OR. It has 3,254 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 185 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

70%

Test Performance

14
David Douglas High School performed better than 14% of other schools on Oregon math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1560

Based on 20 students surveyed
Math
540
Verbal
510
Writing
510

ACT:
26

Based on 6 students surveyed
Math
25
English
26
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 25% Be friendly
  • 25% Do not procrastinate your 4 years here
  • 17% Prove yourself trustworthy and it'll be easier
  • 8% Sports is "more important" than school to most.
  • 8% Be hard-working as much as possible
  • 8% Participate at school and manage your time
  • 8% Show Up, Postitive Attitude and Give it your All

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 42% Crowded
  • 25% The pressures and lack of support
  • 17% Standing out
  • 8% It's really big and can swallow you up
  • 8% Teacher -to-student ratio

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 44% There are some of the best teachers ever
  • 39% Diversity
  • 17% The music program

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 74% Yes
  • 11% Not sure.
  • 16% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 58% Its many buildings and massive amount of students
  • 33% The diversity
  • 8% The variety of classes

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 12 responses

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
51.7%
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Female
48.3%
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Racial Diversity

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White
48.2%
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Hispanic
19.9%
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Asian
15.4%
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African American
9.2%
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Multiracial
5.0%
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Pacific Islander
1.5%
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Native American
0.9%