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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,959 students in Tukwila School District. Tukwila School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Tukwila School District are Tukwila Elementary School, Foster Senior High School and Showalter Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Tukwila School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 61% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameTukwila School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tukwilaschools.org/
School District Phone Number(206) 901-8000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WA)
# of Schools7 Schools2,437 Schools
# of Students2,959 Students1,115,752 Students
# of Teachers164 Teachers60,358 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

Tukwila School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 305 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 57% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#229 out of 305 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tukwila   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tukwila   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tukwila   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tukwila   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.780.64
# of American Indian Students27 Students15,565 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
2%
# of Asian Students849 Students85,277 Students
% Asian Students
29%
8%
# of Hispanic Students872 Students257,629 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
23%
# of Black Students584 Students48,227 Students
% Black Students
20%
4%
# of White Students324 Students601,824 Students
% White Students
11%
54%
# of Hawaiian Students102 Students12,086 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
3%
1%
# of Two or more races Students201 Students88,891 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2615,751
# of Students in Kindergarten:22381,202
# of Students in 1st Grade:20983,119
# of Students in 2nd Grade:23283,362
# of Students in 3rd Grade:24385,872
# of Students in 4th Grade:24087,647
# of Students in 5th Grade:23386,952
# of Students in 6th Grade:20884,497
# of Students in 7th Grade:22582,499
# of Students in 8th Grade:19682,140
# of Students in 9th Grade:22883,879
# of Students in 10th Grade:27082,786
# of Students in 11th Grade:21083,702
# of Students in 12th Grade:21692,344
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $16,656 is higher than the state median of $14,719. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,849 is higher than the state median of $15,098. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (WA)
Total Revenue$49 MM$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tukwila   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$53 MM$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Tukwila   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,656$14,719
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tukwila   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,849$15,098
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tukwila   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Tukwila School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Tukwila Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5939 S 149th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 901-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 542 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Foster Senior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4242 S 144th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 901-7902

    Grades: 9-12 | 924 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Showalter Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4628 S 144th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 901-7800

    Grades: 6-8 | 629 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Cascade View Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13601 32nd Avenue S
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 901-7700

    Grades: PK-5 | 492 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Thorndyke Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4415 S 150th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 901-7600

    Grades: PK-5 | 372 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Gateway Alternative School
    Highline Community College, 24
    Seattle, WA 98198
    (206) 878-3710

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Youthsource Alternative School
    Renton Technical College - You
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 901-7905

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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