Puyallup High School

Serves grades 10 - 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
105 Seventh St Sw
Puyallup, WA 98371
Phone
(253) 841-8711
District
PUYALLUP SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
PIERCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1837
Classroom Teachers
80

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.9% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Puyallup High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
66%
55%
81%
70%
51%
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
23
20
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 1 0.1%
Grade 10 626 34.1%
Grade 11 592 32.2%
Grade 12 618 33.6%
Total 1837 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.2% 65.9% 58.1%
Black 4.3% 5.2% 5.0%
Hispanic 15.7% 19.4% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.0% 6.4% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.7% 3.1% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.5% 35.9% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.2% 27.4% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 8.5% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 129,941 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,434.0 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.8% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 34.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.0% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 46,846 2,848,396
Single Parent Households With Children 10.2% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.6% 91.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.3% 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.5% 17.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.3% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.5% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.0% 15.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.1% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,269 $140,720,243 48.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $859 $19,281,973 6.6%
Staff $1,029 $23,097,963 7.9%
General Administration $43 $965,221 0.3%
School Administration $602 $13,513,094 4.6%
Operation $1,177 $26,420,119 9.0%
Transportation $417 $9,360,399 3.2%
Other $530 $11,896,910 4.1%
Total Support $4,658 $104,558,126 35.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,114 $47,452,958 16.2%
Total Expenditures $13,040 $292,708,880 100.0%
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%