Othello High School

  • Othello High School serves 1,143 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Othello High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Othello High School's student population of 1,143 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,143 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Othello High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Othello High School is 0.23, 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#1755 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
87%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
11%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
8%
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Diversity Score0.230.64
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Graduation Rate
91%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOthello School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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