North Thurston High School

North Thurston High School serves 1,494 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is equal to the state average of 42%.
North Thurston High School operates within the North Thurston School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is equal to the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 1494 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,494 students
North Thurston High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Thurston High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
North Thurston High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade North Thurston High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.63 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
North Thurston High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
1%
North Thurston High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
12%
7%
North Thurston High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
15%
21%
North Thurston High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
5%
5%
North Thurston High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
58%
58%
North Thurston High School White Students (1988-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
North Thurston High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
7%
7%
North Thurston High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups North Thurston High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.63 0.40
North Thurston 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%
North Thurston 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.
7%
7%
North Thurston High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,687 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,874 is less than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,558 is higher than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name North Thurston School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 14,687 912
North Thurston School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 80%
North Thurston School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $152 MM $12 MM
North Thurston School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $147 MM $11 MM
North Thurston School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,874 $11,994
North Thurston School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,558 $10,499
North Thurston 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 South Sound High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chinook Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Glade Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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