Sentinel Technical Alternative School

  • Sentinel Technical Alternative School serves 39 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Sentinel Technical Alternative School's student population of 39 students has grown by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students39 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sentinel Technical Alternative School's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sentinel Technical Alternative School is 0.13, 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#1298 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio39:119:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
93%
23%
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White
5%
55%
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Diversity Score0.13n/a
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Graduation Rate<50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWahluke School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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