Colfax School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 585 students in Colfax School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Colfax School District have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 82% (versus the 61% statewide average).
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. Colfax School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked 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).

Top Rankings

Colfax School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Washington for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Colfax School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
2 Schools
2,435 Schools
# Students
585 Students
1,115,276 Students
# Teachers
35 Teachers
60,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#7 out of 306 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Colfax   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
50%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Colfax   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.19
0.64
# American Indian Students
n/a
15,564 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
5 Students
85,277 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# Hispanic Students
18 Students
257,522 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
23%
# Black Students
n/a
48,223 Students
% Black Students
n/a
4%
# White Students
525 Students
601,477 Students
% White Students
90%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
12,086 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
37 Students
88,874 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
8%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
5
15,751
# Students in K Grade:
43
81,202
# Students in 1st Grade:
39
83,119
# Students in 2nd Grade:
48
83,362
# Students in 3rd Grade:
41
85,777
# Students in 4th Grade:
40
87,538
# Students in 5th Grade:
38
86,850
# Students in 6th Grade:
42
84,497
# Students in 7th Grade:
56
82,499
# Students in 8th Grade:
36
82,140
# Students in 9th Grade:
50
83,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
43
82,736
# Students in 11th Grade:
40
83,658
# Students in 12th Grade:
64
92,315
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,932 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,034. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,795 is less than the state median of $17,238. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue
$9 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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$8 MM
$14 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 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,932
$17,034
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 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,795
$17,238
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 2017-18 school year data.

Best Colfax School District Public Schools (2022)

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: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1110 N. Morton Street
Colfax, WA 99111
(509) 397-4368
Grades: 7-12
| 289 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Colfax School District
  • 1207 N MORTON ST, COLFAX, WA, 99111-2198
  • (509) 397-3042
  • colfax.k12.wa.us
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 585 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19

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