Medical Lake High School

  • Medical Lake High School serves 534 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Medical Lake High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Medical Lake High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Medical Lake High School's student population of 534 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Medical Lake High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Medical Lake High School is 0.36, 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 (16-17)#317 out of 2028 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Medical Lake 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Medical Lake 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
79%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score0.360.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMedical Lake School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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