The Community School

  • The Community School serves 158 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (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 80-89% (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 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • The Community School's student population of 158 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of The Community School by grade.

School Comparison

  • The Community School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Community School is 0.24, 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#902 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Community School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
87%
55%
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Two or more races
9%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.240.41
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Graduation Rate≥80%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of The Community School and public school graduation rate of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpokane School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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