Arlington High School

  • Arlington High School serves 1,651 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Arlington High School operates within the Arlington School District.
  • Arlington School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1651 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,651 students
Arlington High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Arlington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Arlington High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Arlington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 18:1
Arlington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Arlington High School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
1%
7%
Arlington High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
10%
22%
Arlington High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
4%
Arlington High School Black Students (1996-2015)
White
83%
57%
Arlington High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Arlington High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
3%
7%
Arlington High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Arlington High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.30 0.40
Arlington High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
22%
39%
Arlington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
5%
7%
Arlington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Arlington School District's student population of 5,528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,398 in this district is less than the state average of $12,785. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,970 is less than the state average of $12,256. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Arlington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 5,528 923
Arlington School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 80%
Arlington School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $12 MM
Arlington School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $55 MM $11 MM
Arlington School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,398 $12,785
Arlington School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,970 $12,256
Arlington School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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    8110 207th St Ne
    ArlingtonWA 98223
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    Grades: PK-12 | 31 students
    1.6 miles
    315 N French Ave
    ArlingtonWA 98223
    (360)618-6200
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  • ArlingtonHaller Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 678 students
    1.8 miles
    600 E. First
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    (360)618-6400
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    2 miles
    505 East Third
    ArlingtonWA 98223
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    2PK-6571

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