Nathan Hale High School

  • Nathan Hale High School serves 1,176 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 97% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Nathan Hale High School's student population of 1,176 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nathan Hale High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nathan Hale High School is 0.66, which is more 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#63 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
13%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
14%
4%
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White
54%
55%
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Two or more races
7%
8%
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Diversity Score0.660.41
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Graduation Rate
82%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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