410 North G Street
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
J M Weatherwax High School serves 976 students in grades 9-12.
J M Weatherwax High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 976 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50% in WA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

School Overview

J M Weatherwax High School's student population of 976 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
976 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

J M Weatherwax High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of J M Weatherwax High School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1642 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
16:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
33%
25%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
53%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 976 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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