The Center 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
305 Harrison St
Seattle, WA 98109
Phone
(206) 252-9850
District
SEATTLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
KING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
234
Classroom Teachers
14

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

8

(10 is best)

Better than 79.8% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

The Center School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 58
Proficiency in Reading 87 73
Proficiency in Math 49 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.55
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.46
AVG FOR STATE 18.76
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 48 20.5%
Grade 10 57 24.4%
Grade 11 77 32.9%
Grade 12 52 22.2%
Total 234 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.3% 51.9% 59.9%
Black 5.1% 17.1% 4.8%
Hispanic 12.5% 13.6% 24.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.6% 16.2% 8.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 1.1% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.8% 35.5% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.2% 28.9% 36.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 6.6% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 689,406 7,535,591
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,782.7 111
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.0% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 46.6% 34.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.5% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.1% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 315,251 2,804,013
Single Parent Households With Children 5.2% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.2% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 61.6% 34.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.3% 14.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.3% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.1% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.1% 16.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.4% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 9.9% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,981 $425,522,977 45.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $939 $50,064,663 5.4%
Staff $751 $40,041,067 4.3%
General Administration $175 $9,330,475 1.0%
School Administration $869 $46,332,473 5.0%
Operation $1,151 $61,367,867 6.6%
Transportation $594 $31,670,298 3.4%
Other $554 $29,537,618 3.2%
Total Support $5,032 $268,291,144 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,511 $240,512,987 25.7%
Total Expenditures $17,525 $934,380,425 100.0%
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%