Skyline High School

  • Skyline High School serves 2,175 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥80% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 98% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Skyline High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 44%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Skyline High School's student population of 2,175 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 65% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Skyline High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,014 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Skyline High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#15 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
29%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
22%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
60%
56%
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Two or more races
4%
7%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Skyline High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.560.63
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Graduation Rate
96%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Skyline High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIssaquah School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
It's a good school with mostly good teachers that challenge you in class and make you work hard to get good grades. There are many sports and music classes to take at Skyline and the facilities are top-notch.
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5  
Skyline high school is an excellent school that boasts both quality academics and extremely competitive athletics. A tough, college preperatory curiculum has students ready to take on the real world upon graduation. Despite being a young school, founded in 1997, the school holds many state championships in athletics including 5 in football, 2 in soccer, 1 in swim & dive and 1 in softball.
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