Moses Lake High School

  • Moses Lake High School serves 2,417 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 84% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Moses Lake High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Moses Lake High School's student population of 2,417 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Moses Lake High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Moses Lake High School is 0.54, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#933 out of 2028 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
45%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Moses Lake High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
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White
51%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moses Lake High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.540.64
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Graduation Rate
77%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Moses Lake High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Moses Lake 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 NameMoses Lake School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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i am in the highschool right now and no matter how "crowded people say it is this 2012-2013 year, its not. some people may have their own opinions on life, but i think going to this school district overall gives you experience of how to cope. :) recomended... yes
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