Highland School District
- For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Highland School District serving 986 students in Cowiche, Washington.
- Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Washington state average of 45%.
- The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 19:1.
Highland School District (2019-20)
- School Location Grades Students
- Cowiche Highland High School17000 Summitview
Cowiche, WA 98923
Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
- Cowiche Marcus Whitman-cowiche Elementary School1181 Thompson Rd
Cowiche, WA 98923
Grades: K-3 | 361 students
- Tieton Tieton Intermediate School711 Franklin Rd
Tieton, WA 98947
Grades: 4-6 | 280 students
|School District Name||Highland School District|
|# of Schools||n/a|
|# of Students||986 students|
|# of Teachers||65 Teacher(s)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1|
|# of Male Students||498 students|
|% Male Students|
|# of Female Students||488 students|
|% Female Students|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||2 students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||732 students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||4 students|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||226 students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||20 students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||10|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||82|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||91|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||87|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||92|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||92|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||94|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||93|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||-|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||-|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||88|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||99|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||70|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||88|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-|
- Highland School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 293 school districts in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (WA)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $9,983 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,981. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $9,440 is less than the state average of $13,157. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||This State (WA)|
|Total Revenue||$12 MM||$12 MM|
|Spending||$12 MM||$11 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$9,983||$14,981|
|Spending / Student||$9,440||$13,157|
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