Tahoma Senior High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
23499 Se Tahoma Way
Maple Valley, WA 98038
Phone
(425) 413-6200
District
TAHOMA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
KING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1827
Classroom Teachers
77

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

9

(10 is best)

Better than 89.5% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Tahoma Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 58
Proficiency in Reading 88 73
Proficiency in Math 60 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.73
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.07
AVG FOR STATE 18.76
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 10 622 34.0%
Grade 11 626 34.3%
Grade 12 579 31.7%
Total 1827 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.0% 81.3% 59.9%
Black 2.6% 2.1% 4.8%
Hispanic 10.4% 10.7% 24.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.2% 4.7% 8.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 1.2% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.9% 13.0% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 10.4% 36.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 2.6% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 42,361 7,535,591
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 570.6 111
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.2% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.9% 34.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.9% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 10.3% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,953 2,804,013
Single Parent Households With Children 7.8% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.3% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.3% 34.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.9% 14.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 25.7% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.0% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.7% 16.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.6% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,894 $48,277,754 24.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $562 $4,603,342 2.3%
Staff $738 $6,044,958 3.0%
General Administration $93 $761,763 0.4%
School Administration $597 $4,890,027 2.4%
Operation $690 $5,651,790 2.8%
Transportation $443 $3,628,613 1.8%
Other $303 $2,481,873 1.2%
Total Support $3,427 $28,070,557 14.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $15,125 $123,888,875 61.9%
Total Expenditures $24,446 $200,237,186 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,390 $7,052,970,385 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $782 $862,708,347 5.7%
Staff $866 $955,441,191 6.3%
General Administration $121 $133,917,706 0.9%
School Administration $676 $746,070,772 4.9%
Operation $966 $1,066,544,379 7.1%
Transportation $413 $456,304,766 3.0%
Other $537 $593,031,846 3.9%
Total Support $4,361 $4,813,720,535 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,952 $3,258,008,788 21.5%
Total Expenditures $13,703 $15,124,771,792 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%