Kalama Junior Senior High School

548 China Garden Road
Kalama, WA 98625
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Kalama Junior Senior High School serves 537 students in grades 6-12.
Kalama Junior Senior High School placed in the top 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 65% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kalama Junior Senior High School's student population of 537 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students537 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Kalama Junior Senior High School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Kalama Junior Senior High School is 0.26, 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
#996 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
86%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.260.64
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Graduation Rate
(16-17)
90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKalama School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Kalama Junior Senior High School is North Columbia Academy (7.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kalama Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kalama Kalama Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
    0.0 miles
    548 China Garden Road
    Kalama, WA 98625
    (360) 673-5207
    0 K-5 499
  • Carrolls Carrolls Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 141 students
    5.0 miles
    3902 Old Pacific Hwy S
    Carrolls, WA 98609
    (360) 501-1380
    5 K-5 141
  • Kelso Rose Valley Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 145 students
    6.6 miles
    1502 Rose Valley Rd
    Kelso, WA 98626
    (360) 501-1400
    6.6 K-5 145
  • Rainier North Columbia Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 41 students
    7.4 miles
    28168 Old Rainier Rd
    Rainier, OR 97048
    (503) 556-3777
    7.4 7-12 41
  • Woodland Woodland Intermediate School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-4 | 494 students
    7.6 miles
    2250 Lewis River Rd
    Woodland, WA 98674
    (360) 841-2750
    7.6 2-4 494

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