La Center High School

  • La Center High School serves 557 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • La Center High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • La Center High School's student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • La Center High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of La Center High School is 0.14, 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#549 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
93%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
8%
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Diversity Score0.140.64
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Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Center La Center Home School Academy Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 24 students
    0.0 miles
    725 Ne Highland Rd
    La Center, WA 98629
    (360) 263-2131
    0.0 K-12 24
  • La Center La Center Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 745 students
    0.4 miles
    700 East 4th Street
    La Center, WA 98629
    (360) 263-2134
    0.4 K-5 745
  • La Center La Center Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 389 students
    0.4 miles
    700 East 4th Street
    La Center, WA 98629
    (360) 263-2136
    0.4 6-8 389
  • Woodland Woodland High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 727 students
    5.1 miles
    1500 Dike Access Road
    Woodland, WA 98674
    (360) 841-2800
    5.1 9-12 727
  • Woodland Team High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
    5.2 miles
    759 3rd Street
    Woodland, WA 98674
    (360) 841-2900
    5.2 9-12 90

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