Wilson Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
14.2
Algebra Proficiency
2.0
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
21:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,450 Students
  • 69 Teachers

Wilson
1202 NORTH ORCHARD ST
TACOMA, WA 98406

Phone: (253) 571-6000

District: Tacoma School District

Overview

At Wilson, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Wilson is 20 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 37 percent. Wilson is 1 of 10 high schools in the Tacoma School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,450
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 37%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 29%
Full-Time Teachers 69

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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 85%
Proficient in Algebra 35%
College Readiness Index 14.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

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

Total Schools 10
Total Students 8,372
Proficient in Reading (district average) 72%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 24%
College Readiness (district average) 14.0

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

Nearby Schools

Wilson is 1 of 10 schools in the Tacoma School District.

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