Graham Kapowsin High School

  • Graham Kapowsin High School serves 1,950 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 84% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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 1,950 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,950 students
This chart display total students of Graham Kapowsin High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Graham Kapowsin High School
Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Graham Kapowsin High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Graham Kapowsin High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Graham Kapowsin High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Graham Kapowsin High School is 0.55, 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#1100 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Graham Kapowsin High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Graham Kapowsin High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Graham Kapowsin High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.550.41
This chart display the diversity score of Graham Kapowsin High School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Graham Kapowsin High School and public school graduation rate of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Graham Kapowsin High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Graham Kapowsin 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 NameBethel School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Graham Kapowsin High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.