Shelton High School

3737 Shelton Springs Rd

Shelton, WA 98584-9199

Grades: 10-12

1,022 students

Shelton High School serves 1,022 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 41%.
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 1022 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,022 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
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 0.43 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
American Indian
5%
2%
Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
15%
20%
White
74%
59%
Two or more races
5%
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.
0.43 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.
45%
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 4,476 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 89% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,715 is less than the state average of $12,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,338 is less than the state average of $11,231. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Shelton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 4,476 935
Graduation Rate 69% 77%
District Total Revenue $46 MM $12 MM
District Spending $44 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,715 $12,260
District Spending / Student $10,338 $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 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 Grades Students
  • SheltonOakland Bay Junior High School
    3301 Shelton Springs Rd
    SheltonWA 98584
    (360)426-7991
    0.8 mi | Gr. 8-9 | 697 students                      
  • SheltonOlympic Middle School
    800 East K St
    SheltonWA 98584
    (360)462-6676
    0.8 mi | Gr. 6-7 | 530 students                      
  • SheltonMountain View Elementary School
    534 East K St
    SheltonWA 98584
    (360)426-8564
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 674 students                      
  • SheltonChoice Alternative School
    Alternative School
    807 West Pine St
    SheltonWA 98584
    (360)426-7664
    Alternative School

    1.8 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 246 students                      
  • SheltonEvergreen Elementary School
    900 West Franklin St
    SheltonWA 98584
    (360)426-8281
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 510 students                      

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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