Thorp Elementary & Junior Senior High School

10831 N Thorp Hwy
Thorp, WA 98946
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Thorp Elementary & Junior Senior High School serves 175 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Thorp Elementary & Junior Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Thorp Elementary & Junior Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Thorp Elementary & Junior Senior High School's student population of 175 students has grown by 44% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Thorp Elementary & Junior Senior High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Thorp Elementary & Junior Senior High School is 0.15, 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
#943 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:117:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
92%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.150.64
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Graduation Rate
(13-14)
≥50%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThorp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thorp Elementary & Junior Senior High School is K-12 Ellensburg Learning Center (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Morgan Middle School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mt. Stuart Elementary School (7.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ellensburg Mt. Stuart Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 494 students
    7.1 miles
    705 W. 15th
    Ellensburg, WA 98926
    (509) 925-8400
    7.1 K-5 494
  • Ellensburg Ellensburg Developmental Preschool Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 86 students
    8.0 miles
    400 E University Way, Cwu Psyc
    Ellensburg, WA 98926
    (509) 925-8117
    8 PK 86
  • Ellensburg Morgan Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 727 students
    8.3 miles
    400 E First
    Ellensburg, WA 98926
    (509) 925-8200
    8.3 6-8 727
  • Ellensburg Lincoln Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 517 students
    8.4 miles
    200 S. Sampson
    Ellensburg, WA 98926
    (509) 925-8050
    8.4 K-5 517
  • Ellensburg Damman Elementary School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 41 students
    8.5 miles
    41 Manastash Rd
    Ellensburg, WA 98926
    (509) 962-9079
    8.5 K-5 41

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