Secondary Options

  • Secondary Options serves 142 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Secondary Options's student population of 142 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Secondary Options's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Secondary Options 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#1812 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio36:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
80%
55%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Secondary Options.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 Rate30-39%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Secondary Options 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 NameTumwater School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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