Bates Technical High School

1101 South Yakima Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Bates Technical High School serves 270 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 60%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bates Technical High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Bates Technical High School's student population of 270 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students270 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Bates Technical High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,966 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bates Technical High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
60%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
23%
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Black
12%
4%
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White
68%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
8%
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Diversity Score0.520.41
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Graduation Rate≤5%
82%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBates Technical College School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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