802 River Rd
Yakima, WA 98902
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Stanton Academy serves 241 students in grades 9-12.
Stanton 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Stanton Academy's student population of 241 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Stanton Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Stanton Academy is 0.43, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1982 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
73%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
20%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Graduation Rate
15-19%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 241 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 15-19% (Btm 50% in WA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43 (Btm 50%)

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