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For the 2021 school year, there are 35 public schools serving 21,263 students in Renton, WA. Renton has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Renton, WA are Briarwood Elementary School, H.o.m.e. Program and Maple Hills Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Renton, WA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 61% statewide average). Schools in Renton have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Washington public schools.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best Renton, WA Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Briarwood Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    17020 Se 134th St
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-5000

    Grades: K-5 | 701 students
  • Rank: #22.
    H.o.m.e. Program Alternative School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2607 Jones Ave S
    Renton, WA 98055
    (425) 204-2520

    Grades: K-12 | 131 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Maple Hills Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    15644 204th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-5100

    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Newcastle Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8440 136th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-5800

    Grades: K-5 | 634 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Apollo Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    15025 Se 117th St
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 673 students
  • Rank: #66.
    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 | 460 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Liberty Senior High School Math: 61% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    16655 Se 136th St
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,382 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Maywood Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    14490 168th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-6900

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,141 student
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Hazelwood Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7100 116th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98056
    (425) 204-4550

    Grades: K-5 | 658 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Maplewood Heights Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    130 Jericho Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 204-4750

    Grades: K-5 | 806 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Hazen Senior High School Math: 54% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1101 Hoquiam Ave Ne
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 204-4200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,650 student
  • Rank: #1212.
    Kennydale Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1700 Ne 28th St
    Renton, WA 98056
    (425) 204-4700

    Grades: K-5 | 654 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    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 | 478 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Lindbergh Senior High School Math: 50% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    16426 128th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98058
    (425) 204-3200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,258 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    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 | 579 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Risdon Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6928 116th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98056
    (425) 204-2700

    Grades: 6-8 | 818 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 | 382 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Mcknight Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1200 Edmonds Ave Ne
    Renton, WA 98056
    (425) 204-3600

    Grades: 6-8 | 873 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Talbot Hill Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2300 Talbot Rd S
    Renton, WA 98055
    (425) 204-4900

    Grades: K-5 | 536 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Benson Hill Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18665 116th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98058
    (425) 204-3300

    Grades: K-5 | 541 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    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 | 602 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Out Of District Facility Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 Sw 7th St
    Renton, WA 98055
    (425) 204-2200

    Grades: PK-12 | 16 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Sierra Heights Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9901 132nd Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 204-4650

    Grades: K-5 | 586 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Renton Senior High School Math: 32% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 S 2nd St
    Renton, WA 98055
    (425) 204-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,340 student
  • Rank: #2525.
    Tiffany Park Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1601 Lake Youngs Way Se
    Renton, WA 98058
    (425) 204-4850

    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Nelsen Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2403 Jones Ave S
    Renton, WA 98055
    (425) 204-3000

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,009 student
  • Rank: #2727.
    Highlands Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2720 Ne 7th St
    Renton, WA 98056
    (425) 204-4600

    Grades: K-5 | 514 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Cascade Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16022 116th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98058
    (425) 204-3350

    Grades: K-5 | 529 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Honey Dew Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    800 Union Ave Ne
    Renton, WA 98058
    (425) 204-4800

    Grades: K-5 | 492 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Renton Park Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16828 128th Ave Se
    Renton, WA 98058
    (425) 204-2950

    Grades: K-5 | 486 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Renton Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2607 Jones Ave S
    Renton, WA 98055
    (425) 204-2550

    Grades: K-12 | 39 students
  • Rank: #32-3532.- 35.
    Griffin Home Special Education School
    2500 Lake Washington Blvd N
    Renton, WA 98056
    (425) 204-2550

    Grades: 6-12 | 5 students
  • Rank: #32-3532.- 35.
    Issaquah Head Start
    15025 Se 117th St
    Renton, WA 98059
    (425) 837-7805

    Grades: PK | n/a student
  • Rank: #32-3532.- 35.1800 Index Ave Ne
    Renton, WA 98056
    (425) 204-2200

    Grades: PK | 337 students
  • Rank: #32-3532.- 35.
    Open Door Youth Reengagement Renton Alternative School
    2607 Jones Ave S
    Renton, WA 98055
    (425) 204-2520

    Grades: 11-12 | 39 students
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