Shelton High School

  • Shelton High School serves 1,069 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (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 74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Shelton High School's student population of 1,069 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,069 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shelton High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shelton High School is 0.53, 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#1131 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shelton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shelton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Shelton High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
23%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shelton High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shelton High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
64%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shelton High School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shelton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.53n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Shelton High School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Shelton High School and public school graduation rate of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shelton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shelton High School 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 NameShelton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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The education in this school is not the best. The available after school activities are only usefull to sports or band members, and has no clubs,math club, french club, etc.
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