Kentridge High School

  • Kentridge High School serves 2,230 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Kentridge High School operates within the Kent School District.
  • Kent School District's 65% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2230 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 93 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,230 students
Kentridge High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Kentridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 93 teachers
Kentridge High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Kentridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 18:1
Kentridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Kentridge High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
24%
7%
Kentridge High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
12%
22%
Kentridge High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
10%
4%
Kentridge High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
45%
57%
Kentridge High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Kentridge High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
8%
7%
Kentridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Kentridge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.72 0.40
Kentridge High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
25%
39%
Kentridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Kentridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Kent School District's student population of 27,877 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,274 in this district is less than the state average of $12,785. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,763 is less than the state average of $12,256. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Kent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
4
Number of Students Managed 27,877 923
Kent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 80%
Kent School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $312 MM $12 MM
Kent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $298 MM $11 MM
Kent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,274 $12,785
Kent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,763 $12,256
Kent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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  • KentEmerald Park Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 488 students
    0.6 miles
    11800 Se 216th St
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-3850
    0.6KG-6488
  • KentSoos Creek Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 356 students
    0.7 miles
    12651 Se 218th Place
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-7690
    0.7KG-6356
  • KentGlenridge Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 458 students
    0.8 miles
    19405 120th Ave Se
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-7494
    0.8KG-6458
  • RentonMeeker Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 683 students
    1 miles
    12600 Se 192nd St
    RentonWA 98058
    (253)373-7284
    17-8683
  • KentPanther Lake Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 657 students
    1.1 miles
    10200 Se 216th St
    KentWA 98031
    (253)373-7470
    1.1KG-6657

School Reviews

5  2/1/2010
The academics are of the upmost importance at Kentridge and the staff is full of diverse employees eager to teach. There are clubs and activities of all types, and the sports teams are wonderful. Kentridge has won tons of academic and athletic awards that a reminder of how wonderful the school is.
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