J M Weatherwax High School

  • J M Weatherwax High School serves 945 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • J M Weatherwax High School's student population of 945 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students945 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J M Weatherwax High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of J M Weatherwax High School is 0.58, 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 Testing Rank#1529 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
62%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
8%
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Diversity Score0.580.64
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Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAberdeen School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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