Chehalis School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,060 students in Chehalis School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Chehalis School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Chehalis School District are W F West High School, Orin C Smith Elementary School and Chehalis Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Chehalis School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Chehalis School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
8 Schools
2,514 Schools
# Students
3,060 Students
1,089,064 Students
# Teachers
176 Teachers
62,078 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Chehalis School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 303 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#116 out of 306 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Chehalis   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chehalis   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chehalis   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Chehalis   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.46
0.67
# American Indian Students
9 Students
14,334 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
24 Students
90,824 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# Hispanic Students
631 Students
268,788 Students
% Hispanic Students
21%
25%
# Black Students
40 Students
49,701 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
2,151 Students
554,577 Students
% White Students
70%
51%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
13,446 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
195 Students
95,985 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
9%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
22
19,196
# Students in K Grade:
192
70,636
# Students in 1st Grade:
208
78,297
# Students in 2nd Grade:
213
79,453
# Students in 3rd Grade:
204
79,424
# Students in 4th Grade:
225
80,784
# Students in 5th Grade:
228
81,374
# Students in 6th Grade:
205
83,852
# Students in 7th Grade:
243
86,059
# Students in 8th Grade:
204
86,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
240
85,558
# Students in 10th Grade:
259
83,970
# Students in 11th Grade:
247
83,278
# Students in 12th Grade:
370
90,850
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,893 is higher than the state median of $17,989. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $23,555 is higher than the state median of $18,307. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue
$58 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chehalis   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$72 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Chehalis   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,893
$17,989
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chehalis   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$23,555
$18,307
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chehalis   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Chehalis School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
W F West High School
Math: 49% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
342 Sw 16th Street
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360) 807-7235
Grades: 9-12
| 959 students
Rank: #22.
Orin C Smith Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1240 Bishop Rd
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360) 807-7220
Grades: 3-5
| 657 students
Rank: #33.
Chehalis Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1060 Sw 20th Street
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360) 807-7230
Grades: 6-8
| 650 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Green Hill Academic School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
375 Sw 11th Street
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360) 740-3520
Grades: 9-12
| 113 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Lewis County Alternative School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1265 Sw Pacific Ave
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360) 748-3664
Grades: 6-12
| 41 students
Rank: n/an/a
1220 Bishop Rd
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360) 807-7215
Grades: PK-2
| 635 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lewis County Jail
345 Nw North Street
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360) 740-2704
Grades: 9-12
| 1 students
Rank: n/an/a
1255 Sw Pacific St
Chehalis, WA 98532
(360) 748-0131
Grades: 5-12
| 4 students

Recent Articles

School Safety: Shootings
School Safety: Shootings
Teachers and parents must be prepared for anything that impacts the safety of our young people.
What are the Top High Schools in Boston?
What are the Top High Schools in Boston?
We review recent rankings from Boston Magazine that shows the top-rated high schools in this extensive school district.
An Overview of the Funding of Public Schools
An Overview of the Funding of Public Schools
Learn about how public schools are funded today and how the federal and local monies are allocated.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Chehalis School District
  • 310 SW 16TH ST, CHEHALIS, WA, 98532-3809
  • (360) 807-7200
  • chehalisschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,060 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 30% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46

Quick Links