Selah School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,742 students in Selah 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 Selah School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Selah School District are Selah High School, Selah Intermediate School and Selah Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Selah School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Selah School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
8 Schools
2,435 Schools
# Students
3,742 Students
1,115,276 Students
# Teachers
214 Teachers
60,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Selah School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 305 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 76% has decreased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#124 out of 306 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Selah   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Selah   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)
59%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Selah   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
76%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Selah   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.47
0.64
# American Indian Students
22 Students
15,564 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
2%
# Asian Students
18 Students
85,277 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
8%
# Hispanic Students
1,081 Students
257,522 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
23%
# Black Students
18 Students
48,223 Students
% Black Students
n/a
4%
# White Students
2,498 Students
601,477 Students
% White Students
67%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
12,086 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
101 Students
88,874 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
8%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
37
15,751
# Students in K Grade:
258
81,202
# Students in 1st Grade:
295
83,119
# Students in 2nd Grade:
284
83,362
# Students in 3rd Grade:
279
85,777
# Students in 4th Grade:
279
87,538
# Students in 5th Grade:
284
86,850
# Students in 6th Grade:
264
84,497
# Students in 7th Grade:
280
82,499
# Students in 8th Grade:
292
82,140
# Students in 9th Grade:
254
83,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
315
82,736
# Students in 11th Grade:
288
83,658
# Students in 12th Grade:
333
92,315
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,729 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,034. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,409 is less than the state median of $17,238. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue
$48 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Selah   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$46 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Selah   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,729
$17,034
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Selah   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,409
$17,238
This chart display average spending per public school student in Selah   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Selah School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Selah High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
801 North First Street
Selah, WA 98942
(509) 698-8500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,107 students
Rank: #22.
Selah Intermediate School
Math: 54% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1401 West Fremont
Selah, WA 98942
(509) 698-8300
Grades: 3-5
| 830 students
Rank: #33.
Selah Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
411 North First Street
Selah, WA 98942
(509) 698-8400
Grades: 6-8
| 826 students
Rank: #44.
Selah Homelink
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
308 W Naches Ave
Selah, WA 98942
(509) 698-8060
Grades: K-8
| 25 students
408 North First Street
Selah, WA 98942
(509) 698-8100
Grades: K-2
| 834 students
316 West Naches Avenue
Selah, WA 98942
(509) 698-8022
Grades: PK
| 37 students
Selah Academy Reengagement Program
Alternative School
308 W Naches Ave
Selah, WA 98942
(509) 698-8062
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,742 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 76% (Btm 50% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47

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