North Thurston 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
600 Sleater Kinney Rd Ne
Lacey, WA 98506
Phone
(360) 412-4800
District
NORTH THURSTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
THURSTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1394
Classroom Teachers
69

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.1% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

North Thurston High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
62%
55%
77%
70%
47%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
18
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 353 25.3%
Grade 10 373 26.8%
Grade 11 339 24.3%
Grade 12 329 23.6%
Total 1394 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.1% 58.7% 58.1%
Black 4.2% 5.7% 5.0%
Hispanic 20.8% 23.7% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.7% 7.8% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.3% 4.0% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.5% 42.4% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.3% 32.7% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 9.6% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 104,581 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,431.8 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.6% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 34.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.5% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.1% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 40,737 2,848,396
Single Parent Households With Children 9.9% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.2% 91.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.1% 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.1% 17.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.5% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.9% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 15.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.8% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 7.1% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,010 $89,921,620 40.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $835 $12,493,270 5.7%
Staff $1,687 $25,240,894 11.4%
General Administration $120 $1,795,440 0.8%
School Administration $701 $10,488,362 4.8%
Operation $948 $14,183,976 6.4%
Transportation $387 $5,790,294 2.6%
Other $595 $8,902,390 4.0%
Total Support $5,274 $78,909,588 35.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,463 $51,813,406 23.5%
Total Expenditures $14,747 $220,644,614 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,713 $7,591,259,823 47.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $856 $967,474,001 6.0%
Staff $797 $900,956,428 5.6%
General Administration $120 $135,458,018 0.8%
School Administration $707 $799,394,224 5.0%
Operation $986 $1,115,298,501 6.9%
Transportation $432 $489,010,241 3.0%
Other $518 $585,672,414 3.6%
Total Support $4,416 $4,993,259,708 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,077 $3,479,528,759 21.7%
Total Expenditures $14,206 $16,064,038,718 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%