90 E North Mason School Road
Belfair, WA 98528
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
James A. Taylor High School serves 46 students in grades 9-12.
James A. Taylor High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is equal to the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

James A. Taylor High School's student population of 46 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
46 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

James A. Taylor 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 James A. Taylor High School is 0.24, 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 Data
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State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1264 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
9%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
87%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
2%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Graduation Rate
21-39%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 46 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 21-39% (Btm 50% in WA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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