Top 10 Best Kent Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 43 public schools serving 27,206 students in Kent, WA. Kent has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Kent, WA are Grass Lake Elementary School, Kentridge High School and Lake Youngs Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kent, WA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 61% statewide average). Schools in Kent have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Washington public schools.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best Kent, WA Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Grass Lake Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
28700 191st Place Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7661
Grades: K-6
| 402 students
Rank: #22.
Kentridge High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
12430 Se 208th St
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-7345
Grades: 9-12
| 2,184 students
Rank: #33.
Lake Youngs Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19660 142nd Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7646
Grades: PK-6
| 489 students
Rank: #44.
Sunrise Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
22300 132nd Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7630
Grades: PK-6
| 671 students
Rank: #55.
Martin Sortun Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12711 Se 248th St
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-7314
Grades: PK-6
| 658 students
Rank: #66.
Kentwood High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
25800 164th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7680
Grades: 9-12
| 2,036 students
Rank: #77.
Maple View Middle School
Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
18200 Se 240th St
Kent, WA 98042
(425) 413-5400
Grades: 6-8
| 965 students
Rank: #88.
Glenridge Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
19405 120th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-7494
Grades: PK-6
| 474 students
Rank: #99.
Crestwood Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
25225 180th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7634
Grades: PK-6
| 476 students
Rank: #1010.
Emerald Park Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
11800 Se 216th St
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-3850
Grades: K-6
| 535 students
Rank: #1111.
Kentlake High School
Math: 44% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
21401 Se Falcon Way
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,544 students
Rank: #1212.
Millennium Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11919 Se 270th St
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-3900
Grades: PK-6
| 597 students
Rank: #1313.
Mattson Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
16400 Se 251st St
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7670
Grades: 7-8
| 626 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Covington Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
17070 Se Wax Road
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7652
Grades: PK-6
| 562 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Meridian Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
25621 140th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7664
Grades: PK-6
| 589 students
Rank: #1616.
Horizon Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
27641 144th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7313
Grades: PK-6
| 454 students
Rank: #1717.
Jenkins Creek Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
26915 186th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7331
Grades: PK-6
| 416 students
Rank: #1818.
Cedar Heights Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
19640 Se 272nd Street
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7620
Grades: 7-8
| 641 students
Rank: #1919.
Meridian Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
23480 120th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-7383
Grades: 7-8
| 613 students
Rank: #2020.
Soos Creek Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
12651 Se 218th Place
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-7690
Grades: PK-6
| 413 students
Rank: #2121.
Panther Lake Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10200 Se 216th St
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-7470
Grades: PK-6
| 693 students
Rank: #2222.
Kent Phoenix Academy
Alternative School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
11000 Se 264th St
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-7542
Grades: 9-12
| 248 students
Rank: #2323.
Kent-meridian High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
10020 Se 256th St
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-7405
Grades: 9-12
| 2,029 students
Rank: #2424.
Star Lake Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4014 S 270th
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 945-4000
Grades: PK-5
| 430 students
Rank: #2525.
Springbrook Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(5)
20035 100th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-7485
Grades: PK-6
| 534 students
Rank: #2626.
Cedar Valley Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
26500 Timberlane Way Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7649
Grades: PK-6
| 242 students
Rank: #2727.
Scenic Hill Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
26025 Woodland Way S
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-7479
Grades: PK-6
| 651 students
Rank: #2828.
Excel Public Charter School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
19300 108th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 487-7530
Grades: 7-9
| 160 students
Rank: #2929.
Park Orchard Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
11010 Se 232nd St
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-7473
Grades: PK-6
| 482 students
Rank: #3030.
Pine Tree Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
27825 118th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-7687
Grades: PK-6
| 431 students
Rank: #3131.
George T. Daniel Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
11310 Se 248th St
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-7615
Grades: PK-6
| 506 students
Rank: #3232.
Meadow Ridge Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
27710 108th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-7870
Grades: PK-6
| 549 students
Rank: #3333.
Sunnycrest Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
24629 42nd Av S
Kent, WA 98032
(253) 945-4100
Grades: PK-5
| 620 students
Rank: #3434.
Kent Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
24700 64th Ave S
Kent, WA 98032
(253) 373-7497
Grades: PK-6
| 732 students
Rank: #3535.
Mill Creek Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
620 Central Ave N
Kent, WA 98032
(253) 373-7446
Grades: 7-8
| 811 students
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Kent, Washington Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
620 North Central
Kent, WA 98032
(253) 373-7447
Grades: 7-9
| 821 students
10020 Se 256 St
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-4075
Grades: 9-12
| 9 students
11000 Se 264 St
Kent, WA 98031
(253) 373-7542
Grades: 7-9
| 544 students
26720 40th Ave S
Kent, WA 98032
(253) 945-5187
Grades: 6-12
| 310 students

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