Kamiakin High School

600 North Arthur Street
Kennewick, WA 99336
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Kamiakin High School serves 1,746 students in grades 9-12.
Kamiakin 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 78% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kamiakin High School's student population of 1,746 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,746 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

Kamiakin 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 Kamiakin High School is 0.50, 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
#683 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
66%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.500.64
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Graduation Rate
89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKennewick School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kamiakin High School is Tri-tech Skills Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Benton/franklin Juvenile Justice Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edison Elementary School - Kennewick (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kennewick Edison Elementary School - Kennewick Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 613 students
    0.6 miles
    201 South Dawes Street
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509) 734-3580
    0.6 PK-5 613
  • Kennewick Tri-tech Skills Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    5929 West Metaline Avenue
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509) 222-7300
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • Kennewick Benton/franklin Juvenile Justice Center
    Grades: 6-12 | 31 students
    0.8 miles
    5606 West Canal Drive
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509) 783-2151
    0.8 6-12 31
  • Kennewick Highlands Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 812 students
    0.8 miles
    425 South Tweedt Street
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509) 222-6700
    0.8 6-8 812
  • Kennewick Hawthorne Elementary School - Kennewick Math: 54% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 554 students
    0.9 miles
    3520 West John Day Avenue
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509) 734-3690
    0.9 K-5 554

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