Danville Community High School

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Danville Community High School
Danville Community High School.jpg
Side view of Danville Community High School.
Address
100 Warrior Way
Danville, Indiana, Hendricks County 46122
United States
Coordinates 39°45′25″N 86°32′24″W / 39.75694°N 86.54000°W / 39.75694; -86.54000Coordinates: 39°45′25″N 86°32′24″W / 39.75694°N 86.54000°W / 39.75694; -86.54000
Information
Type Public high school
Established 1963
School district Danville Community School Corporation
Principal PJ Hamann
Faculty 59
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 804 (2015-16)
Campus size 3A (IHSAA)
Color(s) Crimson and Grey          
Team name Warrior
Rival Tri-West High School
Website

Danville Community High School (DCHS) is a public high school located in Danville, Indiana, off of U.S. Route 36.

About[edit]

DCHS currently enrolls students from grades nine through twelve and consistently scores above the state average in the ISTEP+. The school is operated by the Danville Community School Corporation. Danville is part of the Sagamore Conference (IHSAA).

The school's mascot is the Warriors, and the school colors are crimson and gray.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Of Danville's 802 students (2009-10 school year), 94% are white, 0% are black, 1% are Hispanic, 1% are Asian and 3% are multiracial. 15% of students qualify for free lunches and 9% qualify for reduced price lunches.[2]

Benchmarks[edit]

All benchmarks are for the most recent documented year.

  • ACT Composite Score: 21.7 (2007-2008)
  • Advanced Placement, Pct of Exams 3 or Above: 52% (2008-2009)
  • Attendance Rate: 97% (2008-2009)
  • Diplomas, percent Core40/Honors: 73%,36% (2008-2009)
  • Graduates Pursuing College Education, Percent: 69% (2008-2009)
  • SAT Composite Score College-Bound Seniors(Verbal+Math: 1023 (2008-2009)[2]

Alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indiana High School Athletic Association School Directory". Archived from the original on 7 August 2011. Retrieved 31 July 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "School Snapshot, Danville Community High Sch, 2741". School Data. n.d. Archived from the original on 2002-07-14. Retrieved 2008-01-04. 
  3. ^ "Cravens family papers, 1891-1972, bulk 1920-1922". Archives Online at Indiana University. Retrieved September 25, 2012. 
  4. ^ "ALUMNI HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES". Danville Community School Corporation. Archived from the original on April 16, 2014. Retrieved September 25, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Weidner Drafted First Overall in the NBL of Canada Draft". 26 August 2014. Retrieved 25 October 2015. 

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