Henry M. Jackson High School

1508 136th St. Se
Bothell, WA 98012
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Henry M. Jackson High School serves 2,193 students in grades 9-12.
Henry M. Jackson High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 85% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Henry M. Jackson High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Henry M. Jackson High School's student population of 2,193 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,193 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

Henry M. Jackson 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 diversity score of Henry M. Jackson High School is 0.64, which is equal to 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
#312 out of 2039 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
20%
8%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
55%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.640.64
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEverett School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Henry M. Jackson High School is Mariner High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Heatherwood Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bothell Heatherwood Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,006 student
    0.4 miles
    1419 Trillium Blvd. Se
    Bothell, WA 98012
    (425) 385-6300
    0.4 6-8 1,006
  • Everett Silver Lake Elementary - Everett Math: 59% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 728 students
    0.5 miles
    12815 Bothell-everett Hwy.
    Everett, WA 98208
    (425) 385-6900
    0.5 PK-5 728
  • Bothell Mill Creek Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 667 students
    1.1 miles
    3400 148th St. Se
    Bothell, WA 98012
    (425) 385-6800
    1.1 PK-5 667
  • Everett Penny Creek Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 749 students
    1.3 miles
    4117 132nd St. Se
    Everett, WA 98208
    (425) 385-7200
    1.3 PK-5 749
  • Everett Discovery Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 602 students
    1.8 miles
    11700 Meridian Ave S
    Everett, WA 98208
    (425) 366-2700
    1.8 K-5 602

School Reviews

2  
As a student this year, the staff is horrible. They don't give you your schedules until the day before the first day of school and as of now, many students are angry with their schedules. The counselors don't respond to emails over the summer about scheduling or even during the year, my friends and I have sent several emails concerning different issues and our counselors never email back. I see some counselors or staff people on the phone talking to other people while we students have to wait for the longest time ever before they talk to us. In addition, there are some teachers who are not qualified to teach. However, the teachers who are very qualified to teach are not recognized by the administration and with budget cuts, some new but qualified teachers had to leave while older but not qualified teachers got to stay. Aside from these negatives, there are also positives. The school does offer UW and AP courses and the athletics at this school are well-known and recognized for their achievements. Band and choir are also pretty good. However, I believe that the school needs to fire a good lot of the staff and hire new and better ones. Seniority is something that tends to stay at this school but they should choose teachers and other staff members not based on seniority but based on their achievements in helping students.
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