Prosser High School

1203 Prosser Ave

Prosser, WA 99350-1430

Tel: (509)786-1224
Grades: 9-12

839 students

Prosser High School serves 839 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Prosser High School operates within the Prosser School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 839 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 839 students
Prosser High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Prosser High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Prosser High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 19:1 19:1
Prosser High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
Prosser High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
53%
20%
Prosser High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Prosser High School Black (1988-2010)
White
42%
60%
Prosser High School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.55 0.39
Prosser 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.
43%
37%
Prosser 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.
5%
7%
Prosser High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,855 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Prosser School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,855 974
Prosser   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 73% 77%
Prosser   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $12 MM
Prosser   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $28 MM $11 MM
Prosser   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,411 $12,260
Prosser   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,825 $11,231
Prosser   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Prosser Falls Education Center (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Housel Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keene-riverview Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Prosser Keene-riverview Elementary School
    832 Park Ave
    Prosser , WA 99350
    (509)786-2020
    0.5  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Prosser Prosser Falls Education Center
    Alternative School
    1500 Grant Ave
    Prosser , WA 99350
    (509)786-2527
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Prosser Housel Middle School
    2001 Highland Dr
    Prosser , WA 99350
    (509)786-1732
    0.7  mi  |  688  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Prosser Prosser Heights Elementary School
    2008 Miller Ave
    Prosser , WA 99350
    (509)786-2633
    0.8  mi  |  494  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Prosser Whitstran Elementary School
    102101 West Foisy
    Prosser , WA 99350
    (509)973-2345
    3.5  mi  |  293  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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