Fife High School

  • Fife High School serves 823 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 91% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Fife High School's student population of 823 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students823 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fife High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fife 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#934 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
19%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
53%
55%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fife 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
88%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fife High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFife School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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This school has been wonderful for our family. Class sizes are small enough. Teachers are attentive, responsive and caring. The facility accomodates the amount of kids there, is clean and well kept. Sports, academics, fine arts, all good. We were very happy with Fife.
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