Curtis Senior High School

  • Curtis Senior High School serves 1,476 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Curtis Senior High School's student population of 1,476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Curtis Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Curtis Senior High School is 0.66, 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#292 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Curtis Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
9%
4%
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White
54%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
15%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Curtis Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.660.41
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Graduation Rate
91%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUniversity Place School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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