100 140th Avenue Se
Bellevue, WA 98005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Sammamish Senior High School serves 1,246 students in grades 9-12.
Sammamish Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (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 75% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,246 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in WA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sammamish Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Sammamish Senior High School's student population of 1,246 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Sammamish Senior High School is ranked within the top 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 Sammamish Senior High School is 0.73, which is more 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
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State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#644 out of 2052 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
20%
8%
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Hispanic
23%
25%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
42%
51%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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Graduation Rate
92%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,246 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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