Sunnyside High School

1801 E. Edison Avenue
Sunnyside, WA 98944
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Sunnyside High School serves 1,920 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (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 84% (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 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Sunnyside High School's student population of 1,920 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,920 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Sunnyside High School
Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunnyside High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunnyside High School is 0.15, which is less than 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#1096 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunnyside High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sunnyside High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
92%
23%
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White
8%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunnyside High School and the percentage of White public school students 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 Sunnyside High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.150.41
This chart display the diversity score of Sunnyside High School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunnyside High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunnyside School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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