South Kitsap High School

  • South Kitsap High School serves 2,293 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (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 80% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • South Kitsap High School's student population of 2,293 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 105 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers105 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Kitsap High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Kitsap High School is 0.49, which is more 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#676 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
70%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Kitsap High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.490.41
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Graduation Rate
87%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Kitsap 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 NameSouth Kitsap School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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