Kent-Meridian High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
11.5
Algebra Proficiency
2.0
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,117 Students
  • 89 Teachers

Kent-Meridian High School
10020 SE 256TH ST
KENT, WA 98030

Phone: (253) 373-7405

District: Kent School District

Overview

At Kent-Meridian High School, students have the opportunity to take International Baccalaureate course work and exams. The IB participation rate at Kent-Meridian High School is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 73 percent. Kent-Meridian High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Kent 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 2,117
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 73%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 62%
Full-Time Teachers 89

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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 68%
Proficient in Algebra 32%
College Readiness Index 11.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small 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 8,909
Proficient in Reading (district average) 77%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 42%
College Readiness (district average) 25.6

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

Nearby Schools

Kent-Meridian High School is 1 of 6 schools in the Kent School District.

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