Eisenhower High School

Eisenhower High School serves 1,973 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Eisenhower High School operates within the Yakima School District.
The school district's 54% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1973 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,973 students
Eisenhower High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Eisenhower High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Eisenhower High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 23:1 19:1
Eisenhower High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
2%
Eisenhower High School American Indian (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
7%
Eisenhower High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
61%
20%
Eisenhower High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
1%
5%
Eisenhower High School Black (1988-2013)
White
33%
59%
Eisenhower High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
6%
All Ethnic Groups Eisenhower High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.52 0.39
Eisenhower High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
62%
38%
Eisenhower High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Eisenhower High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,415 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 89% over five years.
School District Name Yakima School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed 15,415 935
Yakima   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 54% 77%
Yakima   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $170 MM $12 MM
District Spending $163 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,655 $12,260
Yakima   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,174 $11,231
Yakima   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 Yakima Valley Technical Skills Center (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Early Childhood Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • YakimaEarly Childhood Center
    Special Education School
    4202 Tieton Dr
    YakimaWA 98908
    (509)573-2871
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | 99 students | Gr. PK                      
  • YakimaWilson Middle School
    902 South 44th Ave
    YakimaWA 98908
    (509)573-2401
    0.3 mi | 820 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • YakimaNob Hill Elementary School
    801 South 34th Ave
    YakimaWA 98902
    (509)573-1501
    0.4 mi | 442 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • YakimaWhitney Elementary School
    4411 West Nob Hill Blvd
    YakimaWA 98908
    (509)573-1901
    0.4 mi | 476 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • YakimaGilbert Elementary School
    4400 Douglas Dr
    YakimaWA 98908
    (509)573-5801
    1 mi | 517 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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