Kent School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 44 public schools serving 25,720 students in Kent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Kent School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Kent School District are Kent Mountain View Academy, Ridgewood Elementary School and Grass Lake Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Kent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Washington public school average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Kent School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
44 Schools
2,514 Schools
# Students
25,720 Students
1,089,064 Students
# Teachers
1,447 Teachers
62,078 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Kent School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 303 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 84% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#131 out of 306 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kent   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kent   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)
57%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kent   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
84%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kent   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.79
0.67
# American Indian Students
72 Students
14,334 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
5,524 Students
90,824 Students
% Asian Students
21%
8%
# Hispanic Students
5,951 Students
268,788 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
25%
# Black Students
3,318 Students
49,701 Students
% Black Students
13%
5%
# White Students
7,625 Students
554,577 Students
% White Students
30%
51%
# Hawaiian Students
741 Students
13,446 Students
% Hawaiian Students
3%
1%
# Two or more races Students
2,484 Students
95,985 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
9%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
297
19,196
# Students in K Grade:
1,684
70,636
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,873
78,297
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,973
79,453
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,991
79,424
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,906
80,784
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,936
81,374
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,012
83,852
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,007
86,059
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,078
86,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,001
85,558
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,811
83,970
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,971
83,278
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,180
90,850
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,925 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,989. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,388 is less than the state median of $18,307. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue
$384 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$396 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Kent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,925
$17,989
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,388
$18,307
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Kent School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kent Mountain View Academy
Alternative School
Math: 72% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11000 Se 264th St
Kent, WA 98030
(253) 373-7488
Grades: K-12
| 170 students
Rank: #22.
Ridgewood Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
18030 162nd Pl Se
Renton, WA 98058
(253) 373-7482
Grades: PK-6
| 485 students
Rank: #33.
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
| 362 students
Rank: #44.
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
| 2,002 students
Rank: #55.
Sawyer Woods Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
31135 228th Ave Se
Black Diamond, WA 98010
(253) 373-7750
Grades: PK-6
| 420 students
Rank: #66.
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
| 471 students
Rank: #77.
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
| 634 students
Rank: #88.
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
| 603 students
Rank: #99.
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
| 1,840 students
Rank: #1010.
Carriage Crest Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
18235 140th Ave Se
Renton, WA 98058
(253) 373-7597
Grades: PK-6
| 460 students
Rank: #1111.
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
| 469 students
Rank: #1212.
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
| 429 students
Rank: #1313.
Northwood Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
17007 Se 184th St
Renton, WA 98058
(253) 373-7780
Grades: 7-8
| 590 students
Rank: #1414.
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
| 464 students
Rank: #1515.
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
| 1,498 students
Rank: #1616.
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
| 585 students
Rank: #1717.
Fairwood Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
16600 148th Ave Se
Renton, WA 98058
(253) 373-7491
Grades: PK-6
| 347 students
Rank: #1818.
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
| 642 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Covington Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
25811 156th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(253) 373-7652
Grades: PK-6
| 596 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
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
| 498 students
Rank: #2121.
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
| 404 students
Rank: #2222.
Meeker Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
12600 Se 192nd St
Renton, WA 98058
(253) 373-7284
Grades: 7-8
| 697 students
Rank: #2323.
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
| 395 students
Rank: #2424.
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
| 635 students
Rank: #2525.
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
| 603 students
Rank: #2626.
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
| 386 students
Rank: #2727.
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
| 627 students
Rank: #2828.
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
| 229 students
Rank: #2929.
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
| 2,043 students
Rank: #3030.
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
| 515 students
Rank: #3131.
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
| 251 students
Rank: #3232.
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
| 559 students
Rank: #3333.
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
| 411 students
Rank: #3434.
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
| 384 students
Rank: #3535.
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
| 467 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Kent School District
  • 12033 SE 256TH ST, KENT, WA, 98031-6643
  • (253) 373-7000
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 25,720 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.79

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