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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by Tukwila School District serving 2,985 students in Seattle, Washington.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Washington state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is less than the state average of 19:1.

Tukwila School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Seattle Cascade View Elementary School
    13601 32nd Avenue S
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206)901-7700

    Grades: PK-5 | 485 students
  • Seattle Foster Senior High School
    4242 S 144th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206)901-7902

    Grades: 9-12 | 931 students
  • Seattle Gateway Alternative School
    Highline Community College, 24
    Seattle, WA 98198
    (206)878-3710

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Seattle Showalter Middle School
    4628 S 144th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206)901-7800

    Grades: 6-8 | 636 students
  • Seattle Thorndyke Elementary School
    4415 S 150th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206)901-7600

    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
  • Seattle Tukwila Elementary School
    5939 S 149th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206)901-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 534 students
  • Seattle Youthsource Alternative School
    Renton Technical College - You
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206)901-7905

    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students

Overview

School District NameTukwila School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,985 students
# of Teachers168 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students1,371 students
% Male Students
46%
# of Female Students1,614 students
% Female Students
54%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.79
# of American Indian Students29 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students841 students
% Asian Students
28%
# of Hispanic Students862 students
% Hispanic Students
29%
# of Black Students585 students
% Black Students
20%
# of White Students359 students
% White Students
11%
# of Hawaiian Students111 students
% of Hawaiian Students
4%
# of Two or more races Students198 students
% of Two or more races Students
7%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:26
# of Students in Kindergarten:217
# of Students in 1st Grade:245
# of Students in 2nd Grade:249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:231
# of Students in 4th Grade:240
# of Students in 5th Grade:208
# of Students in 6th Grade:207
# of Students in 7th Grade:197
# of Students in 8th Grade:232
# of Students in 9th Grade:260
# of Students in 10th Grade:229
# of Students in 11th Grade:218
# of Students in 12th Grade:226
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Tukwila School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 77% has increased from 60% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
77%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tukwila 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 $11,992 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 $10,294 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$36 MM$12 MM
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Spending$31 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Tukwila School District and average spending for each school distric in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,992$14,981
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tukwila School District and average revenue per public school student in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,294$13,157
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tukwila 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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Tukwila School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.79, which is higher than the Washington average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Tukwila Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.