Kentridge High School

Kentridge High School serves 2,184 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Kentridge High School operates within the Kent School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 2184 students has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,184 students
Kentridge High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kentridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Kentridge High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Kentridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.70 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
Kentridge 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.
0.70 0.40
Kentridge High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
26%
39%
Kentridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
8%
7%
Kentridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,664 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,766 is less than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,188 is less than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Kent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
4
Number of Students Managed 27,664 912
Kent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 80%
Kent   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $293 MM $12 MM
Kent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $277 MM $11 MM
Kent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,766 $11,994
Kent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,188 $10,499
Kent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Lindbergh Senior High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Meeker Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Emerald Park Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KentEmerald Park Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 493 students11800 Se 216th St
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-3850
    0.6KG-6493
  • KentSoos Creek Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 367 students12651 Se 218th Place
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-7690
    0.7KG-6367
  • KentGlenridge Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 486 students19405 120th Ave Se
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-7494
    0.8KG-6486
  • RentonMeeker Middle School
    1 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 679 students12600 Se 192nd St
    RentonWA 98058
    (253)373-7284
    17-8679
  • KentPanther Lake Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 649 students10200 Se 216th St
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-7470
    1.1KG-6649

School Reviews

The academics are of the upmost importance at Kentridge and the staff is full of diverse employees eager to teach. There are clubs and activities of all types, and the sports teams are wonderful. Kentridge has won tons of academic and athletic awards that a reminder of how wonderful the school is.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 02/01/10

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