Olympia High School

Olympia High School serves 1,760 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Olympia High School operates within the Olympia School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1760 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,760 students
Olympia High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Olympia High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Olympia High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 24:1 19:1
Olympia High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
2%
Olympia High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
8%
7%
Olympia High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
8%
20%
Olympia High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
1%
5%
Olympia High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
73%
59%
Olympia High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
9%
6%
Olympia High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Olympia 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.
0.45 0.39
Olympia High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
15%
38%
Olympia High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Olympia High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,439 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,239 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 $9,902 is less than the state average of $11,231. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Olympia School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 9,439 935
Olympia   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 91% 77%
Olympia   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $106 MM $12 MM
Olympia   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $93 MM $11 MM
Olympia   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,239 $12,260
Olympia   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,902 $11,231
Olympia   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Avanti High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pioneer Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OlympiaPioneer Elementary School
    1655 Carlyon Ave Se
    OlympiaWA 98501
    (360)596-6500
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 422 students                      
  • OlympiaWashington Middle School
    3100 Cain Rd Se
    OlympiaWA 98501
    (360)596-3000
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 774 students                      
  • Olympia Centennial Elementary School
    2637 45th Ave Se
    OlympiaWA 98501
    (360)596-8300
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 489 students                      
  • OlympiaLincoln Elementary School
    213 21st Ave Se
    OlympiaWA 98501
    (360)596-6400
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 293 students                      
  • OlympiaMckenny Elementary School
    3250 Morse Merryman Rd Se
    OlympiaWA 98501
    (360)596-8400
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 374 students                      

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