Wishram High And Elementary School

Wishram High And Elementary School serves 75 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Wishram High And Elementary School operates within the Wishram School District.

Overview

The student population of 75 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 75 students
Wishram High And Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Wishram High And Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wishram High And Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 19:1
Wishram High And Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
13%
2%
Wishram High And Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
7%
Wishram High And Elementary School Asian (1989-2004)
Hispanic
12%
20%
Wishram High And Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
White
70%
60%
Wishram High And Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wishram High And Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Wishram High And Elementary 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.
0.48 0.89
Wishram High And Elementary 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.
96%
37%
Wishram High And Elementary 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.
n/a
7%
Wishram High And Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 75 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Wishram School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed 75 974
Wishram   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $12 MM
Wishram   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2 MM $11 MM
Wishram   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $28,943 $12,260
Wishram   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $28,200 $11,231
Wishram   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 The Dalles-wahtonka High School (11.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is The Dalles Middle School (11.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centerville Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Centerville Centerville Elementary School
    2315 Centerville Hwy
    Centerville , WA , 98613
    (509)773-4893
    5.3  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Dallesport Dallesport Elementary School
    325 6th Ave
    Dallesport , WA , 98617
    (509)767-1132
    10.8  mi  |  167  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • The Dalles The Dalles Middle School
    1100 East 12th St
    The Dalles , OR , 97058
    (541)506-3380
    11.3  mi  |  625  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • The Dalles Dry Hollow Elementary School
    1314 East 19th St
    The Dalles , OR , 97058
    (541)506-3370
    11.4  mi  |  495  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • The Dalles The Dalles-wahtonka High School
    220 East 10th St
    The Dalles , OR , 97058
    (541)506-3400
    11.7  mi  |  936  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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