Lynnwood High School

Lynnwood High School serves 1,664 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Lynnwood High School operates within the Edmonds School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1664 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,664 students
Lynnwood High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Lynnwood High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lynnwood High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 19:1
Lynnwood High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
22%
7%
Lynnwood High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
16%
20%
Lynnwood High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
5%
Lynnwood High School Black (1988-2012)
White
43%
60%
Lynnwood High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lynnwood High School Sch Ethnicity Lynnwood High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.73 0.59
Lynnwood High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
37%
37%
Lynnwood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Lynnwood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,809 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Edmonds School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
4
Number of Students Managed 21,809 969
Graduation Rate 76% 77%
Edmonds   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $240 MM $12 MM
District Spending $255 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,565 $12,260
District Spending / Student $12,304 $11,231
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Options Program High School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Alderwood Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spruce Primary (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lynnwood Spruce Primary
    17405 42nd Ave West
    Lynnwood , WA , 98037
    (425)431-7720
    0.9  mi  |  439  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lynnwood Lynnwood Intermediate
    18638 44th Ave West
    Lynnwood , WA , 98037
    (425)431-7615
    0.9  mi  |  525  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lynnwood Alderwood Middle School
    20000 28th Ave West
    Lynnwood , WA , 98036
    (425)431-7579
    1  mi  |  712  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Lynnwood Hazelwood Elementary School
    3300 204th St Sw
    Lynnwood , WA , 98036
    (425)431-7884
    1.3  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Lynnwood Martha Lake Elementary School
    17500 Larch Way
    Lynnwood , WA , 98037
    (425)431-7766
    1.4  mi  |  635  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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