Spokane Valley Transition School

2011 N Hutchinson Rd
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Spokane Valley Transition School serves 128 students in grades 9-12.
Spokane Valley Transition School 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Spokane Valley Transition School's student population of 128 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students128 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

Spokane Valley Transition School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Spokane Valley Transition School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1966 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
81%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.330.64
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Graduation Rate
55-59%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Valley School District (Spokane) School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Spokane Valley Transition School is Spokane Valley High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Centennial Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ness Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spokane Spokane Valley High School Alternative School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 98 students
    0.0 miles
    2011 N Hutchinson
    Spokane, WA 99212
    (509) 922-5475
    0 9-12 98
  • Spokane Re-engagement Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3 students
    0.4 miles
    2805 N Argonne
    Spokane, WA 99212
    (509) 924-2150
    0.4 9-12 3
  • Spokane Millwood Kindergarten Center
    Grades: K | 230 students
    0.5 miles
    8818 E Grace
    Spokane, WA 99212
    (509) 922-5478
    0.5 K 230
  • Spokane West Valley High School Math: 42% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 932 students
    0.6 miles
    8301 E Buckeye
    Spokane, WA 99212
    (509) 922-5488
    0.6 9-12 932
  • Spokane Ness Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 304 students
    0.8 miles
    9612 E Cataldo
    Spokane, WA 99206
    (509) 922-5470
    0.8 1-5 304

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