Orcas Island High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,013
College Readiness Index
32.6
Writing Proficiency
3.6
Reading Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 149 Students
  • 11 Teachers

Orcas Island High School
715 SCHOOL RD
EASTSOUND, WA 98245

Phone: (360) 376-2287

District: Orcas Island School District

Overview

Orcas Island High School is ranked 25th within Washington. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Orcas Island High School is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 7 percent. Orcas Island High School is the only high school in the Orcas Island School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1013
State Rank
#25

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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 149
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 7%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 27%
Full-Time Teachers 11

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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 89%
Proficient in Writing 91%
College Readiness Index 32.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
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 1
Total Students 149
Proficient in Reading (district average) 89%
Proficient in Writing (district average) 91%
College Readiness (district average) 32.6

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