Sumner High School

1707 Main St
Sumner, WA 98390
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Sumner High School serves 1,824 students in grades 9-12.
Sumner High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sumner High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Sumner High School's student population of 1,824 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Sumner High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sumner High School is 0.42, 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
#368 out of 2039 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
75%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
7%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.420.64
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Graduation Rate
97%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumner School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sumner High School is Phoenix Program (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sumner Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daffodil Valley Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sumner Sumner Special Services Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 35 students
    0.2 miles
    1202 Wood Avenue
    Sumner, WA 98390
    (253) 891-6000
    0.2 PK 35
  • Sumner Daffodil Valley Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 512 students
    0.4 miles
    1509 Valley Avenue
    Sumner, WA 98390
    (253) 891-4600
    0.4 PK-5 512
  • Sumner Sumner Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 770 students
    0.5 miles
    1508 Willow
    Sumner, WA 98390
    (253) 891-5000
    0.5 6-8 770
  • Sumner Maple Lawn Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 638 students
    0.6 miles
    230 Wood Ave
    Sumner, WA 98390
    (253) 891-4400
    0.6 PK-5 638
  • Puyallup Shaw Road Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 680 students
    1.9 miles
    1106 Shaw Rd
    Puyallup, WA 98372
    (253) 841-8675
    1.9 K-6 680

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