Shelton High School

3737 Shelton Springs Rd

Shelton, WA 98584-9199

Tel: (360)426-4471
Grades: 10-12

1,028 students

Shelton High School serves 1,028 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Shelton High School operates within the Shelton School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1028 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,028 students
Shelton High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Shelton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Shelton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 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 18:1 19:1
Shelton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
4%
2%
Shelton High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
7%
Shelton High School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
13%
20%
Shelton High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Shelton High School Black (1989-2012)
White
76%
60%
Shelton High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Shelton High School Sch Ethnicity Shelton 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.
0.40 0.39
Shelton 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.
44%
37%
Shelton 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.
8%
7%
Shelton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,463 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Shelton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 4,463 974
Shelton   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 77%
Shelton   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $12 MM
Shelton   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $44 MM $11 MM
Shelton   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,715 $12,260
Shelton   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,338 $11,231
Shelton   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 Oakland Bay Junior High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Oakland Bay Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakland Bay Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Shelton Oakland Bay Junior High School
    3301 Shelton Springs Rd
    Shelton , WA 98584
    (360)426-7991
    0.8  mi  |  695  students  |  Gr.  8-9
  • Shelton Olympic Middle School
    800 East K St
    Shelton , WA 98584
    (360)462-6671
    0.8  mi  |  529  students  |  Gr.  6-7
  • Shelton Mountain View Elementary School
    534 East K St
    Shelton , WA 98584
    (360)426-8564
    0.9  mi  |  676  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Shelton Choice Alternative School
    Alternative School
    807 West Pine St
    Shelton , WA 98584
    (360)426-7664
    Alternative School
    1.8  mi  |  235  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Shelton Evergreen Elementary School
    900 West Franklin St
    Shelton , WA 98584
    (360)426-8281
    1.8  mi  |  517  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 11, 2012 - The education in this school is not the best. The available after school activities are only usefull to sports or band members, and has no clubs,math club, french club, etc. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Shelton, 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 0.32, which is lower than the Washington average of 0.44. The most diverse school in Shelton is Hood Canal Elementary & Junior High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.