Smokiam Alternative High School

  • Smokiam Alternative High School serves 20 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 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Smokiam Alternative High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Smokiam Alternative High School's student population of 20 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students20 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smokiam Alternative High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 20:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Smokiam Alternative High School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#1211 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
85%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Smokiam Alternative High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.260.41
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Graduation Rate≤20%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Smokiam Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSoap Lake School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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