17300 Fremont Avenue N.
Seattle, WA 98133
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Shorewood High School serves 1,523 students in grades 9-12.
Shorewood High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,523 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 30% in WA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Shorewood High School's student population of 1,523 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Shorewood High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Shorewood High School is 0.68, 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
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#278 out of 2052 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
15%
8%
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Hispanic
15%
25%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
52%
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
0.68
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Graduation Rate
90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
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)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,523 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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