Elma High School

1011 West Main
Elma, WA 98541
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Elma High School serves 469 students in grades 9-12.
Elma 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Elma High School's student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Elma High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Elma High School is 0.44, 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
#1072 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
73%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.440.64
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elma High School is East Grays Harbor High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Elma Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elma East Grays Harbor High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 24 students
    0.2 miles
    705 West Waldrip
    Elma, WA 98541
    (360) 482-5086
    0.2 9-12 24
  • Elma East Grays Harbor Open Doors Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 25 students
    0.2 miles
    705 W Waldrip
    Elma, WA 98541
    (360) 482-5086
    0.2 9-12 25
  • Elma Elma Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 320 students
    0.2 miles
    805 West Main
    Elma, WA 98541
    (360) 482-2237
    0.2 6-8 320
  • Elma Elma Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 646 students
    1.0 miles
    1235 Monte-elma Rd
    Elma, WA 98541
    (360) 482-2632
    1 PK-5 646
  • Satsop Satsop Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 68 students
    3.1 miles
    853 Monte Elma Rd
    Satsop, WA 98583
    (360) 482-5330
    3.1 K-6 68

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