Lakewood Career Academy (Closed 2017)

5214 Steilacoom Blvd Sw
Lakewood, WA 98499
  • Lakewood Career Academy served 61 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-59% (which was lower than the Washington state average of 65%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 60-79% (which was approximately equal to the Washington state average of 74%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Minority enrollment was 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students61 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
65%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
38%
23%
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Black
13%
4%
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White
32%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
16%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lakewood Career Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.72n/a
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Graduation Rate<50%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClover Park School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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