Stanwood High School

  • Stanwood High School serves 1,378 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 91% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Stanwood High School's student population of 1,378 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stanwood High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stanwood High School is 0.26, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#151 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
86%
55%
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Two or more races
4%
8%
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Diversity Score0.26n/a
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Graduation Rate
94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStanwood-Camano School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stanwood Lincoln Hill High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 135 students
    0.0 miles
    7400 272nd St Nw
    Stanwood, WA 98292
    (360)629-1340
    0.0 9-12 135
  • Stanwood Lincoln Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-8 | 15 students
    0.2 miles
    7600 272nd St Nw
    Stanwood, WA 98292
    (360)629-1340
    0.2 6-8 15
  • Stanwood Port Susan Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 500 students
    0.3 miles
    7506 267th St Nw
    Stanwood, WA 98292
    (360)629-1360
    0.3 6-8 500
  • Stanwood Cedarhome Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 513 students
    0.6 miles
    27911 68th Ave Nw
    Stanwood, WA 98292
    (360)629-1280
    0.6 K-5 513
  • Stanwood Twin City Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
    0.6 miles
    26211 72nd Ave Nw
    Stanwood, WA 98292
    (360)629-6525
    0.6 K-5 344

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