Kentridge High School

Kentridge High School serves 2,166 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Kentridge High School operates within the Kent School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 2166 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,166 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 94 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 19:1
American Indian
1%
2%
Asian
23%
7%
Hispanic
9%
20%
Black
10%
5%
White
48%
59%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
8%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.39
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.
22%
38%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,845 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 90% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,899 is less than the state average of $12,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,931 is less than the state average of $11,231. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Kent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
4
Number of Students Managed 28,845 935
Graduation Rate 64% 77%
District Total Revenue $299 MM $12 MM
District Spending $300 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,899 $12,260
District Spending / Student $10,931 $11,231
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    11800 Se 216th St
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-3850
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 486 students                      
  • KentSoos Creek Elementary School
    12651 Se 218th Place
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-7690
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 362 students                      
  • KentGlenridge Elementary School
    19405 120th Ave Se
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-7494
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 479 students                      
  • RentonMeeker Middle School
    12600 Se 192nd St
    RentonWA 98058
    (253)373-7284
    1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 678 students                      
  • KentSunrise Elementary School
    22300 132nd Ave Se
    KentWA 98042
    (253)373-7630
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 549 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 01, 2010 - 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

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