Colfax High School

  • Colfax High School serves 299 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Colfax High School operates within the Colfax School District.
  • Colfax School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 299 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 299 students
Colfax High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Colfax High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Colfax High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Colfax High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 19:1 18:1
Colfax High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Colfax High School American Indian Students (1989-2010)
Asian
n/a
7%
Colfax High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
2%
22%
Colfax High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
4%
Colfax High School Black Students (2010-2014)
White
90%
57%
Colfax High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Colfax High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
8%
7%
Colfax High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Colfax 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.
0.19 0.40
Colfax 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.
21%
39%
Colfax 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.
10%
7%
Colfax High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Colfax School District's student population of 596 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,748 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 $11,040 is less than the state average of $12,256. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Colfax School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 596 923
Colfax School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 80%
Colfax School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $12 MM
Colfax School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $11 MM
Colfax School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,748 $12,785
Colfax School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,040 $12,256
Colfax 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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