Olympia 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1302 North St Se
Olympia, WA 98501
Phone
(360) 596-7000
District
OLYMPIA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
THURSTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1879
Classroom Teachers
81

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.8% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
84%
57%
93%
72%
74%
43%
    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
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 8 1 0.1%
Grade 9 504 26.8%
Grade 10 497 26.5%
Grade 11 441 23.5%
Grade 12 436 23.2%
Total 1879 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.2% 72.8% 57.5%
Black 2.3% 3.3% 5.0%
Hispanic 11.8% 14.2% 25.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.0% 8.7% 8.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.1% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.5% 31.6% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.3% 26.1% 35.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 5.5% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 66,364 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 855.2 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.5% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.2% 34.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 16.9% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 27,892 2,848,396
Single Parent Households With Children 9.2% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.3% 91.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 48.4% 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.4% 17.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.2% 15.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.0% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 10.0% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,715 $75,257,000 44.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,004 $9,792,000 5.7%
Staff $691 $6,745,000 3.9%
General Administration $125 $1,219,000 0.7%
School Administration $783 $7,638,000 4.5%
Operation $1,146 $11,182,000 6.5%
Transportation $435 $4,241,000 2.5%
Other $436 $4,250,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,620 $45,067,000 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,187 $50,602,000 29.6%
Total Expenditures $17,522 $170,926,000 100.0%
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%