2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Writing Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 1,475 Students
- 80 Teachers
6229 SOUTH TYLER ST
TACOMA, WA 98409
Phone: (253) 571-3800
District: Tacoma School District
At Mt Tahoma, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Mt Tahoma is 32 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 61 percent. Mt Tahoma is 1 of 12 high schools in the Tacoma School District.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||61%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||56%|
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||69%|
|Proficient in Writing||65%|
|College Readiness Index||12.3|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||74%|
|Proficient in Writing (district average)||78%|
|College Readiness (district average)||14.3|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.