Glacier Peak High School

  • Glacier Peak High School serves 1,792 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 96% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Glacier Peak High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Glacier Peak High School's student population of 1,792 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,792 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glacier Peak High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glacier Peak High School is 0.42, 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 School Rank (16-17)#128 out of 2028 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1
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Asian
8%
8%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
75%
54%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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Diversity Score0.420.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSnohomish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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