Ephrata High School

  • Ephrata High School serves 713 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Ephrata High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 44%.
  • Ephrata High School operates within the Ephrata School District.
  • Ephrata School District's 90-94% graduation rate is higher than the Washington state average of 81%.

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School Overview

  • Ephrata High School's student population of 713 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students713 students
Ephrata High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Ephrata High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Ephrata High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeEphrata High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Ephrata High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2014 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ephrata High School is 0.45, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
62%
Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
Ephrata High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ephrata High School American Indian Students (1995-2010)
Asian
n/a
7%
Ephrata High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
30%
22%
Ephrata High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
n/a
4%
Ephrata High School Black Students (1990-2010)
White
68%
56%
Ephrata High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
2%
7%
Ephrata High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsEphrata High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.450.41
Ephrata High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate90-94%
81%
Ephrata High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
38%
Ephrata High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
Ephrata High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Ephrata High School is Ephrata School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 293 school districts in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Ephrata School District's student population of 2,414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,280 in this district is less than the state average of $14,325. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,352 is less than the state average of $12,581. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four school years.
    School District NameEphrata School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    4
    Number of Students Managed2,414844
    Ephrata School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    53%
    51%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    61%
    62%
    District Graduation Rate90-94%
    81%
    District Total Revenue$22 MM$12 MM
    District Spending$20 MM$11 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,280$14,325
    District Spending / Student$8,352$12,581
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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