Sealth High School

Sealth High School serves 1,232 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Sealth High School operates within the Seattle Public s School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is equal to the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1232 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,232 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Sealth High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Sealth High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.78 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
17%
7%
Hispanic
20%
20%
Black
23%
5%
White
31%
60%
All Ethnic Groups Sealth High School Sch Ethnicity Sealth 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.
0.78 0.39
Sealth 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.
47%
37%
Sealth 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.
10%
7%
Sealth High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 52,814 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Seattle Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
104
4
Number of Students Managed 52,814 974
Seattle Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 77%
Seattle Public s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $667 MM $12 MM
Seattle Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $697 MM $11 MM
Seattle Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,502 $12,260
Seattle Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,166 $11,231
Seattle Public s School 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 Career Link High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Denny Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sanislo Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SeattleCareer Link High School
    Alternative School
    6000 16th Ave Sw
    SeattleWA 98106
    (206)433-2361
    Alternative School

    0.4 mi | 153 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SeattleSanislo Elementary School
    1812 Sw Myrtle St
    SeattleWA 98106
    (206)252-8380
    0.6 mi | 302 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SeattleHigh Point Elementary School
    6760 34 Av Sw
    SeattleWA 98126
    (206)252-9450
    0.7 mi | 420 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SeattleBrighton Elementary School
    6725 45 Ave South
    SeattleWA 98126
    (206)252-6770
    1.2 mi | 351 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SeattleGatewood Elementary School
    4320 Sw Myrtle St
    SeattleWA 98136
    (206)252-9400
    1.3 mi | 484 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Seattle, WA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.55, which is higher than the Washington average of 0.44. The most diverse school in Seattle is Highland Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.