Kent Phoenix Academy

  • Kent Phoenix Academy serves 277 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kent Phoenix Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kent Phoenix Academy's student population of 277 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kent Phoenix Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,014 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kent Phoenix Academy is 0.75, 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#1376 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
29%
23%
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Black
16%
4%
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White
37%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score0.750.41
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Graduation Rate40-44%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKent School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kent The Outreach Program Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 63 students
    0.1 miles
    11000 Se 264th St
    Kent, WA 98030
    (253)373-4080
    0.1 12 63
  • Kent Millennium Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 602 students
    0.6 miles
    11919 Se 270th St
    Kent, WA 98030
    (253)373-3900
    0.6 PK-6 602
  • Kent Birth To Age 2 Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 172 students
    0.7 miles
    12033 Se 256th St Suite A-400
    Kent, WA 98030
    (253)373-7513
    0.7 PK 172
  • Kent Igrad Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 375 students
    0.7 miles
    25668 104th Ave Se, 25672 104t
    Kent, WA 98030
    (253)373-4723
    0.7 9-12 375
  • Kent Regional Justice Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
    0.7 miles
    12033 Se 256th St Suite D-200
    Kent, WA 98030
    (253)373-7675
    0.7 9-12 12

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