Hanford High School

  • Hanford High School serves 2,153 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hanford High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hanford High School's student population of 2,153 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hanford High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hanford 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#397 out of 2039 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
74%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
8%
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Diversity Score0.420.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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