Homeconnection

  • Homeconnection serves 167 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (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 70-79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Homeconnection placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Homeconnection places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Homeconnection's student population of 167 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Homeconnection is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Homeconnection is 0.29, 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)#285 out of 2028 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
7%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
84%
54%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Homeconnection. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.290.64
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Graduation Rate≥50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOak Harbor School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oak Harbor Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 152 students
    0.0 miles
    350 S. Oak Harbor St.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)279-5071
    0.0 PK 152
  • Oak Harbor Oak Harbor Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 900 students
    0.2 miles
    150 Sw Sixth Ave.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)279-5300
    0.2 5-6 900
  • Oak Harbor Broadview Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 434 students
    0.4 miles
    473 Sw Fairhaven Dr.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)679-5801
    0.4 K-4 434
  • Oak Harbor North Whidbey Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 772 students
    0.6 miles
    67 Ne Izett St.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)279-5500
    0.6 7-8 772
  • Oak Harbor Oak Harbor High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,554 student
    0.6 miles
    950 Nw 2nd Ave.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
    (360)279-5400
    0.6 9-12 1,554

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