Loowit High School

  • Loowit High School serves 26 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Loowit High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Loowit High School's student population of 26 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students26 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Loowit High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,014 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Loowit High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1211 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Loowit High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Loowit High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:119:1
American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
81%
55%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Loowit High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.330.41
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Graduation Rate≥50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Loowit High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKelso School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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