Legacy High School

  • Legacy High School serves 222 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Legacy High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Legacy High School's student population of 222 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Legacy High School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Legacy High School is 0.60, 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 School Rank#1966 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
38%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
51%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
3%
8%
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Diversity Score0.600.64
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Graduation Rate30-34%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKennewick School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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