19800 Carper Rd Sw
Rochester, WA 98579
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Rochester High School serves 633 students in grades 9-12.
Rochester 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Rochester High School's student population of 633 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
633 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Rochester High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rochester High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1150 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
16:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
22%
25%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
64%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

3   5/23/2022
It''s a good school, has a small drug problem, but all the kids are nice and welcoming. Would recommend it if you like small schools.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Thomas

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 633 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in WA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54

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