Top 10 Best Yakima Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 48 public schools serving 25,108 students in Yakima, WA. Yakima has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Yakima, WA are Apple Valley Elementary School, Cottonwood Elementary School and Wide Hollow Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Yakima, WA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 61% statewide average). Schools in Yakima have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Washington public schools.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best Yakima, WA Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Apple Valley Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7 N 88th Avenue
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 965-2060
Grades: K-4
| 345 students
Rank: #22.
Cottonwood Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1041 S 96th Ave
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 965-2052
Grades: K-4
| 450 students
Rank: #33.
Wide Hollow Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1000 S 72nd Ave
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 965-2023
Grades: K-4
| 389 students
Rank: #44.
Ahtanum Valley Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3006 S Wiley Rd
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 965-2031
Grades: K-4
| 274 students
Rank: #55.
Mountainview Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
830 Stone Rd
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 965-2070
Grades: K-4
| 188 students
Rank: #66.
West Valley Junior High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
7505 Zier Rd
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 972-5800
Grades: 7-8
| 832 students
Rank: #77.
West Valley Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1500 S 75th Ave
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 972-5700
Grades: 5-6
| 865 students
Rank: #88.
Summitview Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6305 W Chestnut Ave
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 972-5540
Grades: K-4
| 349 students
Rank: #99.
Whitney Elementary Yakima
Math: 54% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
4411 W Nob Hill Blvd
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 573-1900
Grades: PK-5
| 533 students
Rank: #1010.
Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
120 N 16th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-1700
Grades: K-5
| 524 students
Rank: #1111.
East Valley Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1951 Beaudry Road
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 573-7600
Grades: PK-5
| 573 students
Rank: #1212.
Terrace Heights Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
101 N 41st St
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 573-7800
Grades: K-5
| 508 students
Rank: #1313.
East Valley Central Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2010 Beaudry Rd
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 573-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 772 students
Rank: #1414.
Union Gap School
Math: 54% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3201 South 4th Street
Yakima, WA 98903
(509) 248-3966
Grades: PK-8
| 604 students
Rank: #1515.
West Valley High School
Math: 37% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9800 Zier Rd
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 972-5900
Grades: 10-12
| 1,215 students
Rank: #1616.
Robertson Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2807 W Lincoln Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-1600
Grades: K-5
| 521 students
Rank: #1717.
Yakima Online
Alternative School
Magnet School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
104 N 4th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-5580
Grades: 6-12
| 75 students
Rank: #1818.
Nob Hill Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S 34th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-1500
Grades: K-5
| 488 students
Rank: #1919.
Discovery Lab School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2810 Castlevale Rd
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-5400
Grades: 1-8
| 213 students
Rank: #2020.
East Valley High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 Beaudry Road
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 573-7420
Grades: 9-12
| 867 students
Rank: #2121.
Franklin Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
410 S 19th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-2100
Grades: 6-8
| 836 students
Rank: #2222.
Wilson Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
902 S 44th Ave
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 573-2400
Grades: 6-8
| 864 students
Rank: #2323.
Ridgeview Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
609 W Washington Ave
Yakima, WA 98903
(509) 573-1800
Grades: K-5
| 631 students
Rank: #2424.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
612 N 6th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-5700
Grades: K-5
| 516 students
Rank: #2525.
Gilbert Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4400 Douglas Dr
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 573-5800
Grades: K-5
| 564 students
Rank: #2626.
Eisenhower High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
611 South 44th Avenue
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 573-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,126 students
Rank: #2727.
Davis High School
Math: 25% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
212 S 6th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,410 students
Rank: #2828.
Mcclure Elementary School Yakima
Math: 36% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1222 S 22nd Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-1300
Grades: PK-5
| 622 students
Rank: #2929.
Barge-lincoln Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
219 E I St
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 573-5200
Grades: PK-5
| 622 students
Rank: #3030.
Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2000 S 18th St
Yakima, WA 98903
(509) 573-1100
Grades: K-5
| 626 students
Rank: #3131.
Mckinley Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
621 S 13th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-1400
Grades: K-5
| 454 students
Rank: #3232.
Adams Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
723 S 8th St
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 573-5100
Grades: PK-5
| 697 students
Rank: #3333.
Hoover Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
400 W Viola Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-5900
Grades: PK-5
| 761 students
Rank: #3434.
Washington Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
510 S 9th St
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 573-2300
Grades: 6-8
| 801 students
Rank: #3535.
Lewis & Clark Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1114 W Pierce St
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-2200
Grades: 6-8
| 876 students
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Yakima, Washington Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4702a Tieton Dr
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 968-3014
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
212 S 6th Ave
Yakima, WA 98902
(509) 573-2501
Grades: 9
| 28 students
2700 Old Naches Highway
Yakima, WA 98908
(509) 966-5050
Grades: PK-2
| 293 students

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