Top 10 Best Cowlitz County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 49 public schools serving 16,711 students in Cowlitz County, WA (there are 8 private schools, serving 846 private students). 95% of all K-12 students in Cowlitz County, WA are educated in public schools compared to the WA state average of 91%. Cowlitz County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Cowlitz County, WA are Carrolls Elementary School, Kalama High School and Woodland High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cowlitz County, WA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 61% statewide average). Schools in Cowlitz County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Washington public schools.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Best Cowlitz County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Carrolls Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3902 Old Pacific Hwy S
Carrolls, WA 98609
(360) 501-1380
Grades: K-5
| 64 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Kalama High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
548 China Garden Road
Kalama, WA 98625
(360) 673-5212
Grades: 9-12
| 332 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Woodland High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1500 Dike Access Road
Woodland, WA 98674
(360) 841-2800
Grades: 9-12
| 621 students
Rank: #44.
Columbia Valley Garden Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2644 30th Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7502
Grades: K-5
| 357 students
Rank: #55.
Woodland Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
755 Park St
Woodland, WA 98674
(360) 841-2850
Grades: 5-8
| 646 students
Rank: #66.
Toutle Lake Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5050 Spirit Lake Hwy
Toutle, WA 98649
(360) 274-6142
Grades: K-6
| 358 students
Rank: #77.
Butler Acres Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1609 Burcham St
Kelso, WA 98626
(360) 501-1600
Grades: K-5
| 284 students
Rank: #88.
Mt. Solo Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5300 Mt. Solo Road
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 577-2800
Grades: 6-8
| 413 students
Rank: #99.
Green Mountain School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
13105 Ne Grinnell Rd
Woodland, WA 98674
(360) 225-7366
Grades: K-8
| 153 students
Rank: #1010.
Yale Elementary School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
11842 Lewis River Road
Ariel, WA 98603
(360) 841-2950
Grades: K-4
| 44 students
Rank: #1111.
Mark Morris High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1602 Mark Morris Court
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7663
Grades: 9-12
| 877 students
Rank: #1212.
Kalama Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
548 China Garden Road
Kalama, WA 98625
(360) 673-5207
Grades: K-5
| 468 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Catlin Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
404 Long Ave.
Kelso, WA 98626
(360) 501-1550
Grades: K-5
| 234 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Columbia Heights Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2820 Parkview Drive
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7461
Grades: K-5
| 337 students
Rank: #1515.
Woodland Alternative School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
759 3rd Street
Woodland, WA 98674
(360) 841-2900
Grades: 9-12
| 159 students
Rank: #1616.
R A Long High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2903 Nichols Blvd.
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7225
Grades: 9-12
| 899 students
Rank: #1717.
Kalama Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
548 China Garden Road
Kalama, WA 98625
(360) 673-5212
Grades: 6-8
| 235 students
Rank: #1818.
Monticello Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1225 28th Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7040
Grades: 6-8
| 565 students
Rank: #1919.
Castle Rock Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
700 Huntington Ave S
Castle Rock, WA 98611
(360) 501-2910
Grades: PK-5
| 619 students
Rank: #2020.
Beacon Hill Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
257 Alpha Dr
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 501-1450
Grades: K-5
| 362 students
Rank: #2121.
Castle Rock Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
615 Front Ave Sw
Castle Rock, WA 98611
(360) 501-2920
Grades: 6-8
| 329 students
Rank: #2222.
Huntington Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Redpath
Kelso, WA 98626
(360) 501-1700
Grades: 6-8
| 442 students
Rank: #2323.
Barnes Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Barnes
Kelso, WA 98626
(360) 501-1500
Grades: K-5
| 277 students
Rank: #2424.
Castle Rock High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5180 Westside Hwy
Castle Rock, WA 98611
(360) 501-2930
Grades: 9-12
| 437 students
Rank: #2525.
Toutle Lake High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5050 Spirit Lake Hwy
Toutle, WA 98649
(360) 274-6132
Grades: 7-12
| 313 students
Rank: #2626.
Kelso High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1904 Allen St
Kelso, WA 98626
(360) 501-1801
Grades: 9-12
| 1,285 students
Rank: #2727.
Robert Gray Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4622 Ohio Street
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7302
Grades: K-5
| 399 students
Rank: #2828.
Mint Valley Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2745 38th Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7581
Grades: K-5
| 378 students
Rank: #2929.
Olympic Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1324 30th Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7084
Grades: K-5
| 358 students
Rank: #3030.
Cascade Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2821 Parkview Drive
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7772
Grades: 6-8
| 507 students
Rank: #3131.
Coweeman Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2000 Allen St
Kelso, WA 98626
(360) 501-1750
Grades: 6-8
| 436 students
Rank: #3232.
Lewis River Academy
Alternative School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Third Street
Woodland, WA 98674
(360) 841-2706
Grades: K-12
| 172 students
Rank: #3333.
Northlake Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2210 Olympia Way
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7630
Grades: K-5
| 312 students
Rank: #3434.
Discovery High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2742 Harding Blvd
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 414-2920
Grades: 9-12
| 100 students
Rank: #3535.
Rose Valley Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1502 Rose Valley Rd
Kelso, WA 98626
(360) 501-1400
Grades: K-5
| 102 students
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Cowlitz County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
600 Huntington Ave South
Castle Rock, WA 98611
(360) 501-2965
Grades: K-12
| 26 students
3602 Memorial Park Drive
Longview, WA 98632
(360) 575-7870
Grades: 7-10
| 3 students
2250 Lewis River Rd
Woodland, WA 98674
(360) 841-2750
Grades: 2-4
| 513 students
600 Bozarth
Woodland, WA 98674
(360) 841-2900
Grades: PK-3
| 604 students
600 Bozarth St
Woodland, WA 98674
(360) 841-2900
Grades: PK-1
| 388 students

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