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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Waitsburg School District serving 242 students in Waitsburg, Washington.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 19:1.

Waitsburg School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Waitsburg Waitsburg Elementary School
    184 Academy
    Waitsburg, WA 99361
    (509)337-6461

    Grades: K-5 | 127 students
  • Waitsburg Waitsburg High School
    420 Coppei Ave
    Waitsburg, WA 99361
    (509)337-6351

    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students

Overview

School District NameWaitsburg School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students242 students
# of Teachers15 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students130 students
% Male Students
54%
# of Female Students112 students
% Female Students
46%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.33
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students31 students
% Hispanic Students
13%
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students195 students
% White Students
81%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students10 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1
# of Students in Kindergarten:26
# of Students in 1st Grade:18
# of Students in 2nd Grade:24
# of Students in 3rd Grade:15
# of Students in 4th Grade:19
# of Students in 5th Grade:24
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade:35
# of Students in 10th Grade:21
# of Students in 11th Grade:21
# of Students in 12th Grade:38
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Waitsburg School District, which is ranked within the top 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 90% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
61%
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Graduation Rate≥90%
82%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,611 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 $12,545 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$4 MM$12 MM
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Spending$4 MM$11 MM
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Revenue / Student$13,611$14,981
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Spending / Student$12,545$13,157
This chart display average spending per public school student in Waitsburg 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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Waitsburg School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.33, which is lower than the Washington average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Waitsburg Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.