Yakima Valley Technical Skills Center

  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students (17-18)86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
51%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≥95%
61%
Student : Teacher Ratio (17-18)4:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
54%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
43%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
8%
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Diversity Score0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
37%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYakima School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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