Arlington High School

  • Arlington High School serves 1,636 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Arlington High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Arlington High School's student population of 1,636 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arlington High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arlington High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#619 out of 2028 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
81%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
4%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arlington High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.330.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arlington High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArlington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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