Pace Alternative High School

  • Pace Alternative High School serves 62 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Pace Alternative High School's student population of 62 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students62 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pace Alternative High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pace Alternative High School is 0.53, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pace Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:119:1
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American Indian
41%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
55%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
4%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pace Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.530.41
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Graduation Rate≤20%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pace Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWapato School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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