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For the 2021 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 20,930 students in Issaquah School District. Issaquah School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Issaquah School District are Issaquah High School, Discovery Elementary School and Skyline High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Issaquah School District have an average math proficiency score of 78% (versus the Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 80% (versus the 61% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 1% of public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameIssaquah School District
School District Websitehttp://www.issaquah.wednet.edu
School District Phone Number(425) 837-7000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WA)
# of Schools27 Schools2,437 Schools
# of Students20,930 Students1,115,752 Students
# of Teachers1,032 Teachers60,358 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1

District Comparison

Issaquah 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 95% has increased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4 out of 305 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Issaquah   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Issaquah   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)
78%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Issaquah   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
95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Issaquah   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.630.64
# of American Indian Students28 Students15,565 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students6,073 Students85,277 Students
% Asian Students
29%
8%
# of Hispanic Students1,749 Students257,629 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
23%
# of Black Students389 Students48,227 Students
% Black Students
2%
4%
# of White Students11,067 Students601,824 Students
% White Students
53%
54%
# of Hawaiian Students51 Students12,086 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students1,573 Students88,891 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:23015,751
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,45981,202
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,56183,119
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,53583,362
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,69185,872
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,64287,647
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,68186,952
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,62384,497
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,64482,499
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,64482,140
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,65683,879
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,58982,786
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,47483,702
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,50192,344
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,033 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 $15,768 is higher 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$294 MM$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Issaquah   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$330 MM$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Issaquah   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$14,033$14,719
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Issaquah   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$15,768$15,098
This chart display average spending per public school student in Issaquah   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.

Issaquah School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Issaquah High School Math: 96% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    700 2nd Ave Se
    Issaquah, WA 98027
    (425) 837-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,377 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Discovery Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2300 228th Ave Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-4100

    Grades: PK-5 | 650 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Skyline High School Math: 82% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1122 228th Ave Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-7702

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,194 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Cascade Ridge Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2020 Trossachs Blvd Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-5500

    Grades: K-5 | 515 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Cougar Ridge Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4630 167th Ave Se
    Bellevue, WA 98006
    (425) 837-7300

    Grades: K-5 | 583 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Pacific Cascade Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    24635 Se Issaquah Fall City Ro
    Issaquah, WA 98029
    (425) 837-5900

    Grades: 6-8 | 964 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Endeavour Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    26205 Se Issaquah-fall City Rd
    Issaquah, WA 98029
    (425) 837-7350

    Grades: K-5 | 664 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Pine Lake Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3200 228th Ave Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-5700

    Grades: 6-8 | 939 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Beaver Lake Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    25025 Se 32nd St
    Issaquah, WA 98029
    (425) 837-4150

    Grades: 6-8 | 837 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Creekside Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    20777 Se 16th St
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-5200

    Grades: K-5 | 752 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Newcastle Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8440 136th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-5800

    Grades: K-5 | 634 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Briarwood Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    17020 Se 134th St
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-5000

    Grades: K-5 | 701 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Grand Ridge Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1739 Ne Park Dr
    Issaquah, WA 98029
    (425) 837-7925

    Grades: K-5 | 758 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Sunny Hills Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3200 Issaquah-pine Lake Rd Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-7400

    Grades: K-5 | 689 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Liberty Senior High School Math: 68% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    16655 Se 136th St
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,382 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Issaquah Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    600 2nd Ave Se
    Issaquah, WA 98027
    (425) 837-6800

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,013 student
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Challenger Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    25200 Se Klahanie Blvd
    Issaquah, WA 98029
    (425) 837-7550

    Grades: K-5 | 619 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Maple Hills Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    15644 204th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-5100

    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Sunset Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4229 W Lake Samm Pkwy Se
    Bellevue, WA 98008
    (425) 837-5601

    Grades: PK-5 | 626 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Apollo Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    15025 Se 117th St
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 673 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Maywood Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    14490 168th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-6900

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,141 student
  • Rank: #2222.
    Clark Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    500 2nd Ave Se
    Issaquah, WA 98027
    (425) 837-6300

    Grades: K-5 | 740 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Gibson Ek High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    400 1st Avenue Se
    Issaquah, WA 98027
    (425) 837-6350

    Grades: 9-12 | 147 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Issaquah Valley Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    555 Nw Holly St
    Issaquah, WA 98027
    (425) 837-7200

    Grades: K-5 | 623 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Issaquah Special Services Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    565 Nw Holly St
    Issaquah, WA 98027
    (425) 837-7091

    Grades: PK-12 | 145 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Echo Glen School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    33010 Se 99th St
    Snoqualmie, WA 98065
    (425) 831-2520

    Grades: 5-12 | 120 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Issaquah Head Start
    15025 Se 117th St
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-7805

    Grades: PK | n/a student
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