Aviation High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#332
College Readiness Index
55.0
Algebra Proficiency
3.6
Reading Proficiency
3.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
22:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 431 Students
  • 19 Teachers

Aviation High School
615 SOUTH 200TH ST
DES MOINES, WA 98198

Phone: (206) 716-0006

District: Highline School District

Overview

Aviation High School is ranked 7th within Washington. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Aviation High School is 68 percent. The student body makeup is 65 percent male and 35 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 43 percent. Aviation High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Highline School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#332
State Rank
#7

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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 431
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 43%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 21%
Full-Time Teachers 19

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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 96%
Proficient in Algebra 92%
College Readiness Index 55.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 12
Total Students 5,697
Proficient in Reading (district average) 65%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 42%
College Readiness (district average) 19.3

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

Nearby Schools

Aviation High School is 1 of 12 schools in the Highline School District.

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