Curtis Senior High School

Curtis Senior High School serves 1,413 students in grades 10 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Curtis Senior High School operates within the University Place School District.
University Place School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 1413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,413 students
Curtis Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Curtis Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Curtis Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Curtis Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
Curtis Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.40
Curtis Senior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
39%
Curtis Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Curtis Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

University Place School District's student population of 5,651 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,696 in this district is less than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,111 is higher than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name University Place School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 5,651 912
University Place   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 80%
University Place   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $12 MM
University Place   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $68 MM $11 MM
University Place   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,696 $11,994
University Place   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,111 $10,499
University Place   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Curtis Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Curtis Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Curtis Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TacomaCurtis Junior High School
    Grades: 8-9 | 1006 students
    0.2 miles
    3725 Grandview Dr West
    TacomaWA 98466
    (253)566-5670
    0.28-91006
  • TacomaUniversity Place Special EducationSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 19 students
    0.3 miles
    3717 Grandview Dr West
    TacomaWA 98466
    (253)566-5600
    0.3PK-1219
  • TacomaNarrows View Intermediate
    Grades: 5-7 | 698 students
    0.5 miles
    7813 44th St West
    TacomaWA 98466
    (253)566-5630
    0.55-7698
  • University PlaceDrum Intermediate
    Grades: 5-7 | 630 students
    0.7 miles
    4909 79th Ave West
    University PlaceWA 98467
    (253)566-5660
    0.75-7630
  • TacomaSunset Primary
    Grades: KG-4 | 444 students
    0.8 miles
    4523 97th Ave West
    TacomaWA 98466
    (253)566-5640
    0.8KG-4444

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