21801 44th Ave W
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Mountlake Terrace High School serves 1,363 students in grades 9-12.
Mountlake Terrace High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Mountlake Terrace High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

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School Overview

Mountlake Terrace High School's student population of 1,363 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,363 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
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School Rankings

Mountlake Terrace High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mountlake Terrace High School is 0.64, which is equal to 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 Data
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State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#495 out of 2052 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
11%
8%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
56%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
11%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,363 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 10% in WA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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