Port Angeles High School

  • Port Angeles High School serves 1,115 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Port Angeles High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Port Angeles High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Port Angeles High School's student population of 1,115 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Port Angeles High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Port Angeles High School is 0.41, 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 School Rank#503 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
9%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
76%
54%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score0.410.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePort Angeles School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Port Angeles Jefferson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 319 students
    0.5 miles
    218 E 12th St
    Port Angeles, WA 98362
    (206)457-4231
    0.5 PK-6 319
  • Port Angeles Franklin Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 421 students
    0.8 miles
    2505 S Washington St
    Port Angeles, WA 98362
    (360)457-1343
    0.8 K-6 421
  • Port Angeles Parents As Partners Alternative School
    Grades: K-8 | 4 students
    1.0 miles
    216 E 4th St
    Port Angeles, WA 98362
    (206)457-8575
    1.0 K-8 4
  • Port Angeles Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 29 students
    1.0 miles
    216 E 4th St
    Port Angeles, WA 98362
    (360)565-3740
    1.0 PK-12 29
  • Port Angeles Lincoln High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 72 students
    1.3 miles
    924 W 9th St
    Port Angeles, WA 98363
    (360)452-9502
    1.3 9-12 72

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