Gateway To College

  • Gateway To College serves 36 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Gateway To College placed in the top 1% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Gateway To College's student population of 36 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students36 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Gateway To College
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Gateway To College by grade.

School Comparison

  • Gateway To College is ranked within the top 1% of all 0 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The diversity score of Gateway To College is 0.70, which is more 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)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)≥50%
73%
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
Asian
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gateway To College and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
48%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gateway To College and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
14%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gateway To College and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
17%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gateway To College and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Gateway To College and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
17%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gateway To College and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gateway To College. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.700.64
This chart display the diversity score of Gateway To College and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Gateway To College and public school graduation rate of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gateway To College and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gateway To College and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFederal Way School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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