Colfax High School

1110 N. Morton Street
Colfax, WA 99111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Colfax High School serves 289 students in grades 7-12.
Colfax High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Colfax High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Colfax High School's student population of 289 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Colfax High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Colfax High School is 0.15, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#488 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
2%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
White
92%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.150.64
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColfax School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Colfax High School is Pullman High School (13.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Steptoe Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leonard M Jennings Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colfax Leonard M Jennings Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 296 students
    0.1 miles
    1207 N. Morton Street
    Colfax, WA 99111
    (509) 397-2181
    0.1 K-6 296
  • Steptoe Steptoe Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 43 students
    7.8 miles
    12 Tennessee Street
    Steptoe, WA 99174
    (509) 397-3119
    7.8 PK-8 43
  • Garfield Garfield Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 59 students
    13.3 miles
    810 North Third Street
    Garfield, WA 99130
    (509) 635-1331
    13.3 PK-5 59
  • Garfield Garfield Middle School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 26 students
    13.3 miles
    810 N Third Street
    Garfield, WA 99130
    (509) 878-1921
    13.3 6-8 26
  • Pullman Pullman High School Math: 54% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 840 students
    13.3 miles
    510 Nw Greyhound Way
    Pullman, WA 99163
    (509) 332-1551
    13.3 9-12 840

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