Insight School Of Washington

  • Insight School Of Washington serves 1,917 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (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 74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Insight School Of Washington placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Insight School Of Washington's student population of 1,917 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,917 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Insight School Of Washington is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Insight School Of Washington is 0.55, 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)#1317 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
19%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
64%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score0.550.64
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Graduation Rate
32%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuillayute Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

School Notes

Insight School of Washington helps students in grades 9-12 reach their true potential. We understand that each student is different--requiring a unique, tailored approach to learning. Our teachers ensure each student's needs are met by delivering personalized instruction and attention.

Here's why Washington families choose Insight School of Washington for their children:
  • Our experienced, Washington-licensed teachers who give students the attention they need to succeed
  • The award-winning curriculum from our partner K12, rooted in decades of research, that harnesses powerful learning tools such as video, audio, live chat, virtual labs, and integrated materials to engage and inspire students
  • An Individualized Learning Plan to place students in the appropriate courses, identify strengths and areas for improvement, and create a plan to chart their progress
  • Exceptional programs to help struggling students not only catch up but excel
  • Smart and sensible ideas, including Credit Recovery courses when needed to help students cope and succeed.

Insight School of Washington will bring students, parents, teachers, and counselors together to form a powerful, collaborative team to help students thrive.

Head of School: Jeff Bush- jbush@k12insightwa.org
Principal: Myron Hammond- mhammond@k12insightwa.org

"Our school year includes challenging courses and some of the best teachers in the state.  Welcome to Insight School of Washington!  I am looking forward to working with you toward your graduation!"

Vice Principal: Stacey Nix- snix@k12insightwa.org
Special Education Principal: Darice Bales- dbales@k12insightwa.org
Family Engagement Administrator: Jon Kropilak- jkropilak@k12insightwa.org

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