Pasco Senior High School

  • Pasco Senior High School serves 2,170 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 68% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Pasco Senior High School's student population of 2,170 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 120 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,170 students
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Total Classroom Teachers120 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pasco Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pasco Senior High School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1762 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pasco Senior 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
79%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pasco Senior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
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White
18%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pasco Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pasco Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.35n/a
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Graduation Rate
85%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pasco Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasco School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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