South Whidbey Academy

  • South Whidbey Academy serves 66 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (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 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • South Whidbey Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • South Whidbey Academy's student population of 66 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students66 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Whidbey Academy 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 diversity score of South Whidbey Academy is 0.17, 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#1675 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Whidbey Academy 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 Ration/a19:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
5%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
91%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
4%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Whidbey Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.170.41
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Graduation Rate40-59%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
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 Whidbey Academy 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 Whidbey School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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