Graham Kapowsin High School

22100 108th Ave E
Graham, WA 98338
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Graham Kapowsin High School serves 1,970 students in grades 9-12.
Graham Kapowsin 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 41% (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 63% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Graham Kapowsin High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Graham Kapowsin High School's student population of 1,970 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,970 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Graham Kapowsin 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 Graham Kapowsin High School is 0.57, 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
#1110 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
63%
54%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBethel School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Graham Kapowsin High School is Emerald Ridge High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frontier Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nelson Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Puyallup Nelson Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 531 students
    0.0 miles
    22109 108th Ave E
    Puyallup, WA 98375
    (253) 683-6000
    0 K-5 531
  • Graham Frontier Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 738 students
    0.1 miles
    22110 108th Avenue East
    Graham, WA 98338
    (253) 683-8300
    0.1 6-8 738
  • Graham Graham Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 706 students
    1.1 miles
    10026 204th Street East
    Graham, WA 98338
    (253) 683-8500
    1.1 K-5 706
  • Graham North Star Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 481 students
    1.9 miles
    7719 224th Street East
    Graham, WA 98338
    (253) 683-8800
    1.9 K-5 481
  • Spanaway Liberty Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 747 students
    2.2 miles
    7319 Eustis-hunt Rd E
    Spanaway, WA 98387
    (253) 683-6500
    2.2 6-8 747

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