Washington High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
35.1
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,092 Students
  • 127 Teachers

Washington High School
501 NORTH SYCAMORE AVE
SIOUX FALLS, SD 57110

Phone: (605) 367-7970

District: Sioux Falls School District

Overview

At Washington High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Washington High School is 46 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 29 percent. Washington High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Sioux Falls School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,092
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 29%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 40%
Full-Time Teachers 127

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 74%
Proficient in Math 75%
College Readiness Index 35.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 6
Total Students 6,489
Proficient in Reading (district average) 62%
Proficient in Math (district average) 62%
College Readiness (district average) 36.0

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Washington High School is 1 of 6 schools in the Sioux Falls School District.

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