Olympia High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#866
College Readiness Index
37.6
Algebra Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,755 Students
  • 72 Teachers

Olympia High School
1302 NORTH ST SE
OLYMPIA, WA 98501

Phone: (360) 596-7000

District: Olympia School District

Overview

Olympia High School is ranked 17th within Washington. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Olympia High School is 43 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 25 percent. Olympia High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Olympia School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#866
State Rank
#17

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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 1,755
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 25%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 20%
Full-Time Teachers 72

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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 91%
Proficient in Algebra 81%
College Readiness Index 37.6

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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 No

District

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

Total Schools 4
Total Students 3,567
Proficient in Reading (district average) 91%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 76%
College Readiness (district average) 25.7

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Nearby Schools

Olympia High School is 1 of 4 schools in the Olympia School District.

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