The Center School

  • The Center School serves 234 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • The Center School's student population of 234 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Center School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Center School is 0.46, which is more 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
72%
55%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Center School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.460.41
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Graduation Rate≥90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to The Center School is Private School Services (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seattle Private School Services Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 182 students
    0.4 miles
    2445 3rd Av
    Seattle, WA 98124
    (206)252-0805
    0.4 PK-12 182
  • Seattle Hutch School Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12 | 5 students
    0.7 miles
    527 Minor Av N
    Seattle, WA 98109
    (206)288-1079
    0.7 PK-12 5
  • Seattle John Hay Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
    0.8 miles
    201 Garfield St
    Seattle, WA 98109
    (206)252-2100
    0.8 K-5 499
  • Seattle Mcclure Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 544 students
    1.1 miles
    1915 1 Av W
    Seattle, WA 98119
    (206)252-1900
    1.1 6-8 544
  • Seattle Seattle World School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 280 students
    1.1 miles
    1700 East Union St.
    Seattle, WA 98122
    (206)252-2200
    1.1 6-12 280

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