Skyview High School

Skyview High School serves 1,965 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Skyview 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 1965 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,965 students
Skyview High School Total Students (1998-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Skyview High School Total Classroom Teachers (1998-2013)
Students by Grade Skyview High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 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 25:1 19:1
Skyview High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1998-2013)
American Indian
1%
2%
Asian
4%
7%
Skyview High School Asian (1998-2013)
Hispanic
10%
20%
Skyview High School Hispanic (1998-2013)
Black
3%
5%
Skyview High School Black (1998-2013)
White
77%
59%
Skyview High School White (1998-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
4%
6%
All Ethnic Groups Skyview High School Sch Ethnicity Skyview 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
Skyview High School Diversity Score (1998-2013)
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.
24%
38%
Skyview 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.
6%
7%
Skyview High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,970 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
43
4
Number of Students Managed 22,970 974
Vancouver   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 73% 77%
Vancouver   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $234 MM $12 MM
District Spending $218 MM $11 MM
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 Columbia River High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alki Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chinook Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • VancouverAlki Middle School
    1800 Nw Bliss Rd
    VancouverWA 98685
    (360)313-3200
    0.1 mi | 746 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • VancouverChinook Elementary School
    1900 Nw Bliss Rd
    VancouverWA 98685
    (360)313-1600
    0.1 mi | 710 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • VancouverFelida Elementary School
    2700 Nw 119th St
    VancouverWA 98685
    (360)313-1751
    1.2 mi | 630 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • VancouverJefferson Middle School
    3000 Nw 119th St
    VancouverWA 98685
    (360)313-3701
    1.2 mi | 782 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • VancouverSalmon Creek Elementary School
    1601 Ne 129th St
    VancouverWA 98685
    (360)313-2801
    1.6 mi | 484 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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