Puget Sound 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
18010 8th Ave South
Burien, WA 98148
Phone
(206) 631-7300
District
HIGHLINE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
KING COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
69
Classroom Teachers
1

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

1

(10 is best)

Better than 7.1% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Puget Sound High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
15%
55%
20%
70%
9%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

100 80 60 40 20 0
92
19
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 0 0.0%
Grade 10 20 29.0%
Grade 11 17 24.6%
Grade 12 32 46.4%
Total 69 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 20.9% 22.2% 58.1%
Black 3.0% 15.6% 5.0%
Hispanic 70.1% 41.5% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.5% 15.6% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 5.1% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.7% 64.8% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.0% 52.7% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.7% 12.1% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 132,732 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,251.8 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.5% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.9% 34.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.1% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.7% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 48,713 2,848,396
Single Parent Households With Children 12.6% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.4% 91.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.5% 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.9% 17.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.7% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.9% 15.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.8% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 7.8% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,421 $146,164,016 51.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,076 $21,192,896 7.4%
Staff $915 $18,021,840 6.3%
General Administration $82 $1,615,072 0.6%
School Administration $849 $16,721,904 5.9%
Operation $969 $19,085,424 6.7%
Transportation $330 $6,499,680 2.3%
Other $501 $9,867,696 3.5%
Total Support $4,722 $93,004,512 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,321 $45,714,416 16.0%
Total Expenditures $14,464 $284,882,944 100.0%
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%