Yelm High School 12

  • Yelm High School 12 serves 1,237 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (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 78% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Yelm High School 12 places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Yelm High School 12's student population of 1,237 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yelm High School 12's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Yelm High School 12 is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1236 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
73%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yelm High School 12.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.44n/a
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Graduation Rate
87%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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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