North Kitsap High School

1780 Ne Hostmark St
Poulsbo, WA 98370
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
North Kitsap High School serves 1,131 students in grades 9-12.
North Kitsap High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

North Kitsap High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

North Kitsap High School's student population of 1,131 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

North Kitsap High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of North Kitsap High School is 0.47, 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 Testing Rank
#298 out of 2039 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
4%
8%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
71%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.470.64
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Graduation Rate
97%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Kitsap School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to North Kitsap High School is Pal Program (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kingston Pal Program Alternative School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 44 students
    0.1 miles
    25800 Siyaya Ave Ne
    Kingston, WA 98346
    (360) 396-3575
    0.1 K-12 44
  • Poulsbo Poulsbo Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 806 students
    0.2 miles
    2003 Ne Hostmark St
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360) 396-3200
    0.2 6-8 806
  • Poulsbo Special Programs Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 3 students
    0.3 miles
    18360 Caldart Ave Ne
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360) 396-3023
    0.3 PK-12 3
  • Poulsbo Poulsbo Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
    0.5 miles
    18531 Noll Rd Ne
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360) 396-3500
    0.5 PK-5 558
  • Poulsbo Hilder Pearson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
    2.4 miles
    15650 Central Valley Rd Nw
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360) 396-3750
    2.4 PK-5 315

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