Mt Tahoma

4634 South 74th St,

Tacoma, WA, 98409

Tel: (253)571-3800
Grades: 9-12

1,464 students

Mt Tahoma serves 1,464 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Mt Tahoma operates within the Tacoma School District.

Overview

The student population of 1464 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,464 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.77 is more than the state average of 0.59. 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
1%
2%
Asian
13%
7%
Hispanic
18%
20%
Black
17%
5%
White
37%
60%
Unknown
14%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.77
0.59
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 40%
37%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,540 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Tacoma School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
n/a
Number of Students Managed 28,540
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Northwest Career And Technical High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gray (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manitou Park (0.3 miles away)
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  • Town School Miles Students Grades
  • Tacoma Manitou Park
    0.3  mi  |  591  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tacoma Gray
    0.8  mi  |  649  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tacoma Edison
    0.9  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tacoma Arlington
    1  mi  |  273  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tacoma Madison Headstart
    1.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK

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