Vashon Island School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,598 students in Vashon Island School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Vashon Island School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Vashon Island School District are Vashon Island High School, Mcmurray Middle School and Family Link. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Vashon Island School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Vashon Island School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Washington for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Vashon Island School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
5 Schools
2,435 Schools
# Students
1,598 Students
1,115,276 Students
# Teachers
86 Teachers
60,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Vashon Island School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#33 out of 306 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Vashon Island   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vashon Island   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)
71%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vashon Island   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
85-89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Vashon Island   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.40
0.64
# American Indian Students
3 Students
15,564 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
35 Students
85,277 Students
% Asian Students
2%
8%
# Hispanic Students
192 Students
257,522 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
23%
# Black Students
8 Students
48,223 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
1,220 Students
601,477 Students
% White Students
76%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
12,086 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
139 Students
88,874 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
8%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
20
15,751
# Students in K Grade:
86
81,202
# Students in 1st Grade:
91
83,119
# Students in 2nd Grade:
92
83,362
# Students in 3rd Grade:
100
85,777
# Students in 4th Grade:
114
87,538
# Students in 5th Grade:
115
86,850
# Students in 6th Grade:
121
84,497
# Students in 7th Grade:
146
82,499
# Students in 8th Grade:
129
82,140
# Students in 9th Grade:
140
83,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
145
82,736
# Students in 11th Grade:
143
83,658
# Students in 12th Grade:
156
92,315
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,058 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,034. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,610 is higher than the state median of $17,238. The school district spending/student has grown by 27% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue
$26 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Vashon Island   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
$28 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Vashon Island   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
$16,058
$17,034
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Vashon Island   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
$17,610
$17,238
This chart display average spending per public school student in Vashon Island   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 Vashon Island School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Vashon Island High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9600 Sw 204th St
Vashon, WA 98070
(206) 463-9171
Grades: 9-12
| 546 students
Rank: #22.
Mcmurray Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9329 Sw Cemetery Rd
Vashon, WA 98070
(206) 463-9168
Grades: 6-8
| 386 students
Rank: #33.
Family Link
Alternative School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
20120 Vashon Hwy Sw
Vashon, WA 98070
(206) 463-9171
Grades: K-12
| 46 students
Rank: #44.
Chautauqua Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9309 Sw Cemetery Rd
Vashon, WA 98070
(206) 463-2882
Grades: PK-5
| 586 students
Rank: #55.
Student Link
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9600 Sw 204th St
Vashon, WA 98070
(206) 463-9171
Grades: 9-12
| 34 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,598 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40

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