Peninsula School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 15 public schools managed by Peninsula School District serving 9,035 students in Gig Harbor, Washington.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the state average of 19:1.

Peninsula School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Gig Harbor Artondale Elementary School
    6219 40th Street Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
    (253)530-1100

    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
  • Gig Harbor Discovery Elementary School
    4905 Rosedale St Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
    (253)530-1200

    Grades: K-5 | 478 students
  • Lakebay Evergreen Elementary School
    1820 Key Peninsula Hwy Kps
    Lakebay, WA 98349
    (253)530-1300

    Grades: PK-5 | 255 students
  • Gig Harbor Gig Harbor High School
    5101 Rosedale St Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
    (253)530-1400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1657 students
  • Gig Harbor Goodman Middle School
    3701 38th Ave Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
    (253)530-1600

    Grades: 6-8 | 553 students
  • Gig Harbor Harbor Heights Elementary School
    4002 36th St Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
    (253)530-1800

    Grades: PK-5 | 591 students
  • Gig Harbor Harbor Ridge Middle School
    9010 Prentice Ave
    Gig Harbor, WA 98332
    (253)530-1900

    Grades: 6-8 | 578 students
  • Gig Harbor Henderson Bay Alternative High School Alternative School
    8402 Skansie Ave
    Gig Harbor, WA 98332
    (253)530-1700

    Grades: 9-12 | 152 students
  • Lakebay Key Peninsula Middle School
    5510 Key Peninsula Hwy N
    Lakebay, WA 98349
    (253)530-4200

    Grades: 6-8 | 424 students
  • Gig Harbor Kopachuck Middle School
    10414 56th St Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
    (253)530-4100

    Grades: 6-8 | 524 students
  • Gig Harbor Minter Creek Elementary School
    12617 118th Ave Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98329
    (253)530-4300

    Grades: K-5 | 385 students
  • Gig Harbor Peninsula High School
    14105 Purdy Dr Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98332
    (253)530-4400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1394 students
  • Gig Harbor Purdy Elementary School
    13815 62nd Ave Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98332
    (253)530-4600

    Grades: PK-5 | 621 students
  • Vaughn Vaughn Elementary School
    17521 Hall Road Kpn
    Vaughn, WA 98394
    (253)530-4700

    Grades: PK-5 | 385 students
  • Gig Harbor Voyager Elementary School
    5615 Kopachuck Dr Nw
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
    (253)530-4800

    Grades: K-5 | 563 students

Overview

School District NamePeninsula School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students9,035 students
# of Teachers463 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
# of Male Students4,185 students
% Male Students
46%
# of Female Students4,850 students
% Female Students
54%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.35
# of American Indian Students41 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students164 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students723 students
% Hispanic Students
8%
# of Black Students79 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students7,227 students
% White Students
80%
# of Hawaiian Students20 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students781 students
% of Two or more races Students
9%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:111
# of Students in Kindergarten:607
# of Students in 1st Grade:559
# of Students in 2nd Grade:592
# of Students in 3rd Grade:570
# of Students in 4th Grade:636
# of Students in 5th Grade:678
# of Students in 6th Grade:692
# of Students in 7th Grade:702
# of Students in 8th Grade:685
# of Students in 9th Grade:720
# of Students in 10th Grade:787
# of Students in 11th Grade:825
# of Students in 12th Grade:871
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Peninsula School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 87% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Peninsula 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Peninsula 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Peninsula School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,100 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 $9,232 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 DataThis School DistrictThis State (WA)
Total Revenue$93 MM$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Peninsula School District and average revenue for each school distric in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$85 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Peninsula School District and average spending for each school distric in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,100$14,981
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Peninsula School District and average revenue per public school student in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,232$13,157
This chart display average spending per public school student in Peninsula School District and average spending per public school student in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Peninsula School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.35, which is lower than the Washington average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Goodman Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.