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Douglas County High School is a public school in Castle Rock, CO. It has 1,796 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 220 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Administration & Policies: There is still a lot of bullying. There is a dress code but they don't enforce it.

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On Health & Safety: I have never been to the nurse at the school, but have seen students who went to the nurse and came back looking good and taken care of.

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On Extracurriculars: DCHS offers many clubs that will fit a variety of students, a great way to be active and make friends.

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On Sports & Fitness: THERE ARE A LOT OF SPORTS THAT STUDENTS CAN PARTICIPATE IN AND A GREAT STAFF WORKING THE ATHLETIC TRAINING OFFICE.

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On Teachers: I HAVE HAD MANY TEACHERS THAT HAVE MADE A TOUGH SUBJECT MORE ENJOYABLE AND EASY TO LEARN/FOLLOW.

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Douglas County High School is a public school in Castle Rock, CO. It has 1,796 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 220 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

90%

Test Performance

59
Douglas County High School performed better than 59% of other schools on Colorado math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1890

Based on 12 students surveyed
Math
660
Verbal
640
Writing
590

ACT:
27

Based on 51 students surveyed
Math
27
English
27
Reading
28
Science
27
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

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

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 28% Make-A-Wish week
  • 22% The Advanced Placement Program
  • 17% Teachers
  • 17% Sports Events
  • 11% Clubs
  • 6% The Students

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 73% Yes
  • 23% Not sure.
  • 5% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% The caring and inspirational teachers
  • 33% We were the first school in the district with IB.
  • 17% We're not the same as the other district schools

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 83% Don't be intimidated! This school can be fun!
  • 17% All the hallways connect.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 5 responses

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 100% Students who don't care

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

Gender Diversity

Male
50.8%
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Female
49.2%
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Racial Diversity

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White
77.2%
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Hispanic
13.3%
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Multiracial
4.4%
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Asian
3.7%
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African American
0.8%
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Native American
0.4%
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Pacific Islander
0.2%