Special Programs

  • Special Programs serves 136 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Special Programs's student population of 136 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students136 students
This chart display total students of Special Programs by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Special Programs
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Special Programs by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Special Programs by grade.

School Comparison

  • Special Programs's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Special Programs is 0.41, which is equal to 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Special Programs and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Special Programs and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Special Programs and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Special Programs and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Special Programs and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
75%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Special Programs and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Special Programs and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Special Programs.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.410.41
This chart display the diversity score of Special Programs and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Special Programs and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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