Kentlake High School

21401 Se Falcon Way
Kent, WA 98042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Kentlake High School serves 1,544 students in grades 9-12.
Kentlake 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 30%) 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 72% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kentlake High School's student population of 1,544 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,544 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Kentlake 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 Kentlake High School is 0.65, which is more 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
#859 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)
72%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
9%
8%
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Hispanic
17%
23%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
55%
54%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.650.64
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Graduation Rate
84%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kentlake High School is Kentwood High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Heights Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sawyer Woods Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Black Diamond Sawyer Woods Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 448 students
    1.0 miles
    31135 228th Ave Se
    Black Diamond, WA 98010
    (253) 373-7750
    1 PK-6 448
  • Kent Grass Lake Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 402 students
    1.6 miles
    28700 191st Place Se
    Kent, WA 98042
    (253) 373-7661
    1.6 K-6 402
  • Maple Valley Glacier Park Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 665 students
    1.8 miles
    23700 Se 280th Street
    Maple Valley, WA 98038
    (425) 432-7294
    1.8 PK-5 665
  • Kent Cedar Heights Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 641 students
    2.1 miles
    19640 Se 272nd Street
    Kent, WA 98042
    (253) 373-7620
    2.1 7-8 641
  • Kent Jenkins Creek Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 416 students
    2.6 miles
    26915 186th Ave Se
    Kent, WA 98042
    (253) 373-7331
    2.6 PK-6 416

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