Burien Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Highline School District Details

Highline School District
15675 Ambaum Blvd Sw
Burien, WA 98166

19,130 Students enrolled in District

41 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Highline School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Washington

(10 is best)

Better than of WA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
43%
56%
49%
61%
36%
50%
43%
56%
49%
61%
36%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Beverly Park Elem At Glendale School
1201 S 104th St
Seattle, WA, 98168
PK-05
Big Picture School
440 S 186th St
Burien, WA, 98148
06-12
Bow Lake Elementary School
18237 42nd Ave S
Sea Tac, WA, 98188
PK-05
Choice Academy School
18367 8th Ave S
Seattle, WA, 98148
06-12
Career Link School
6000 16th Ave Sw
Seattle, WA, 98106
09-12
Cascade Middle School
11212 10th Ave Sw
Seattle, WA, 98146
06-08
Cedarhurst Elementary School
611 S 132nd St
Burien, WA, 98168
PK-05
Chinook Middle School
18650 42nd Ave S
Sea Tac, WA, 98188
06-08
Des Moines Elementary School
22001 9th Ave S
Des Moines, WA, 98198
PK-05
Evergreen High School
830 Sw 116th St
Seattle, WA, 98146
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 21.1% 57.5%
Black 15.9% 5.0%
Hispanic 42.5% 25.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 15.8% 8.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 4.7% 2.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.3% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.9% 35.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.4% 8.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,115 $158,778,000 47.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,204 $23,568,000 7.0%
Staff $939 $18,376,000 5.4%
General Administration $90 $1,758,000 0.5%
School Administration $871 $17,043,000 5.0%
Operation $1,165 $22,788,000 6.7%
Transportation $364 $7,128,000 2.1%
Other $502 $9,814,000 2.9%
Total Support $5,135 $100,475,000 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,012 $78,507,000 23.2%
Total Expenditures $17,262 $337,760,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,289 $8,336,957,000 46.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $919 $1,051,594,000 5.8%
Staff $862 $986,118,000 5.5%
General Administration $132 $150,666,000 0.8%
School Administration $757 $866,141,000 4.8%
Operation $1,057 $1,208,969,000 6.7%
Transportation $475 $542,895,000 3.0%
Other $563 $643,699,000 3.6%
Total Support $4,765 $5,450,082,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,720 $4,255,113,000 23.6%
Total Expenditures $15,774 $18,042,152,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%