Jenkins Junior/senior High School

  • Jenkins Junior/senior High School serves 394 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Jenkins Junior/senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Jenkins Junior/senior High School's student population of 394 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jenkins Junior/senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jenkins Junior/senior High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#587 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
3%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
95%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
8%
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Diversity Score0.100.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChewelah School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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