Fort Vancouver High School

Fort Vancouver High School serves 1,421 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Fort Vancouver High School operates within the Vancouver School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1421 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,421 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade Fort Vancouver High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 21:1 19:1
American Indian
1%
2%
Asian
4%
7%
Hispanic
26%
20%
Black
5%
5%
White
55%
60%
All Ethnic Groups Fort Vancouver High School Sch Ethnicity Fort Vancouver 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.
0.62 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.
65%
37%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Vancouver School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
4
Number of Students Managed 22,713 974
Graduation Rate 73% 77%
Vancouver   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $234 MM $12 MM
Vancouver   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $218 MM $11 MM
Vancouver   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,340 $12,260
Vancouver   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,618 $11,231
Vancouver   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 Lewis And Clark High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ged/re-entry Program (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martin Luther King Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • VancouverMartin Luther King Elementary School
    4801 Idaho St
    VancouverWA 98661
    (360)313-2200
    0.4 mi | 463 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • VancouverLewis And Clark High School
    Alternative School
    2901 General Anderson Ave
    VancouverWA 98661
    (360)313-4350
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | 248 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • VancouverGed/re-entry Program
    Alternative School
    2901 Falk Rd
    VancouverWA 98661
    (360)313-1330
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | 103 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • VancouverMcloughlin Middle School
    5802 Macarthur Blvd
    VancouverWA 98661
    (360)313-3600
    0.9 mi | 869 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • VancouverVancouver Home Connection
    Alternative School
    2901 Falk Rd
    VancouverWA 98661
    (360)313-4990
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | 184 students | Gr. KG-12                      

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Did You Know?
Vancouver, 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 0.42, which is lower than the Washington average of 0.44. The most diverse school in Vancouver is Mcloughlin Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.