Chief Sealth High School Test Scores

Test Scores

Subject Proficiency Testing

Student exit exams receive grades among multiple proficiency levels established by the state. These figures display how the school as a whole performed in different subjects.

Discipline School District State
Algebra 2.3 2.5 2.4
Reading 3.1 2.8 3.0

Reading Proficiency Distribution

Reading proficiency is determined by student results on the school's High School Proficiency Exams test.

Total Students Tested 308
Below Basic 15%
Basic 11%
Proficient 22%
Advanced 51%

Algebra Proficiency Distribution

Algebra proficiency is determined by student results on the school's High School Proficiency Exams test.

Total Students Tested 183
Below Basic 27%
Basic 23%
Proficient 37%
Advanced 11%

Overall Student Performance

This measures overall student performance on state exams. The calculations by U.S. News were the first of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

State Test Performance Index 79.7
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 3.1

Disadvantaged Student Performance

This measures the proficiency on state exams among typically underperforming subgroups. The calculations by U.S. News were the second of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

Percentage of Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 43.1
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 83.1
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -39.9
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students -7.0

College-Ready Student Performance

High school students take AP® and IB exams to earn college credit and demonstrate success at college-level course work. U.S. News calculated a College Readiness Index based on exam participation rates and percentages of students passing at least one exam. The Index determined which types of medals (gold, silver or bronze) were awarded to top-performing schools.

College Readiness Index 16.3
Exam Used for Index IB

International Baccalaureate (IB) Student Performance

Students can receive college credit for successful completion of IB certificate exams. This information displays how the school's students participated and performed on IB exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 22%
Participant Passing Rate 64%
Exams Per Test Taker 3.2
Exam Pass Rate 56%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 14%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 2.8
IB Diploma Per Test Taker 16.1%
IB Diploma Per Grade 12 Enrollment 3.6%

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Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

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