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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 585 students in Colfax School District. Colfax School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Colfax School District are Leonard M Jennings Elementary School and Colfax High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Colfax School District have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 82% (versus the 61% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameColfax School District
School District Websitehttp://www.colfax.k12.wa.us
School District Phone Number(509) 397-3042
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WA)
# of Schools2 Schools2,437 Schools
# of Students585 Students1,115,752 Students
# of Teachers35 Teachers60,358 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

Colfax School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 305 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#12 out of 305 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Colfax   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Colfax   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colfax   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Colfax   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.190.64
# of American Indian Studentsn/a15,565 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students5 Students85,277 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# of Hispanic Students18 Students257,629 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
23%
# of Black Studentsn/a48,227 Students
% Black Students
n/a
4%
# of White Students525 Students601,824 Students
% White Students
90%
54%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a12,086 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students37 Students88,891 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:515,751
# of Students in Kindergarten:4381,202
# of Students in 1st Grade:3983,119
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4883,362
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4185,872
# of Students in 4th Grade:4087,647
# of Students in 5th Grade:3886,952
# of Students in 6th Grade:4284,497
# of Students in 7th Grade:5682,499
# of Students in 8th Grade:3682,140
# of Students in 9th Grade:5083,879
# of Students in 10th Grade:4382,786
# of Students in 11th Grade:4083,702
# of Students in 12th Grade:6492,344
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,950 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,719. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,138 is less than the state median of $15,098. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (WA)
Total Revenue$8 MM$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Colfax   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$8 MM$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Colfax   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,950$14,719
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Colfax   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,138$15,098
This chart display average spending per public school student in Colfax   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Colfax School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Leonard M Jennings Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1207 N. Morton Street
    Colfax, WA 99111
    (509) 397-2181

    Grades: K-6 | 296 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Colfax High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1110 N. Morton Street
    Colfax, WA 99111
    (509) 397-4368

    Grades: 7-12 | 289 students
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