Wahluke High School

  • Wahluke High School serves 562 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Wahluke High School's student population of 562 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wahluke High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wahluke High School is 0.10, 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#1208 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wahluke High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wahluke 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wahluke High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
95%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wahluke High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wahluke High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 1994-95 school year data.
White
5%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wahluke 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 Wahluke High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.100.41
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Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
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 Wahluke High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWahluke School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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