Yelm Extension School

  • Yelm Extension School serves 138 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 40-59% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Yelm Extension School's student population of 138 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yelm Extension School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yelm Extension School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1702 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
9%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
79%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
9%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yelm Extension School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.360.41
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Graduation Rate25-29%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYelm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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