Kalles Junior High School

  • Kalles Junior High School serves 910 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Kalles Junior High School's student population of 910 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students910 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kalles Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kalles Junior High School is 0.53, which is more 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#308 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
66%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score0.530.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePuyallup School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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    0.2 miles
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    0.2 miles
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  • Puyallup Meeker Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 412 students
    0.4 miles
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    Puyallup, WA 98371
    (253)841-8738
    0.4 K-6 412
  • Puyallup Psd Special Services Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 126 students
    0.4 miles
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    Puyallup, WA 98371
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  • Puyallup Stewart Elementary School
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    0.5 miles
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    Puyallup, WA 98372
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