Hanford High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,631
College Readiness Index
23.5
Algebra Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,535 Students
  • 65 Teachers

Hanford High School
450 HANFORD ST
RICHLAND, WA 99352

Phone: (509) 967-6500

District: Richland School District

Overview

Hanford High School is ranked 45th within Washington. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hanford High School is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 20 percent. Hanford High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Richland School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1631
State Rank
#45

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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 1,535
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 20%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 19%
Full-Time Teachers 65

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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 92%
Proficient in Algebra 68%
College Readiness Index 23.5

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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 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 3
Total Students 3,703
Proficient in Reading (district average) 73%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 47%
College Readiness (district average) 20.5

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

Nearby Schools

Hanford High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Richland School District.

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