Shelton High School

3737 Shelton Springs Rd, Shelton, WA 98584 | (360) 426-4471
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,108
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4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3737 Shelton Springs Rd., Shelton, WA 98584
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Shelton School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,090
  • Graduation Rate: 75.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 8.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.9
  • Enrolled Students: 4,246

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,108
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 58.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 577 (52.1%)
  • Females: 515 (46.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 85 (7.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 342 (30.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 427 (38.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Shelton High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian1039.3%
Black90.8%
Asian232.1%
Hispanic918.2%
White86678.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Shelton High School
  Number Percent
10th Grade39335.5%
11th Grade36232.7%
12th Grade35331.9%
Source: WA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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3 reviews for Shelton High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 21, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I attended Shelton high school and is, by all means, an average or lass-than-average school. It has well meaning teachers. If academic rigor, competent athletic programs, and well-orchestrated extracurricular activities are what you're searching for, look elsewhere.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 27, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i went to this school about 2 years ago and the teachers are great they all trie to set u a plan for the student. The teachers contact the parents alot which can be good. I loved this school when i went to it.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Shelton High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on HSPE state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

HSPE - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201024.8%24.1%41.7%
200935.3%32.4%45.4%
 
Reading Test
201078.3%76.3%78.9%
200983.3%80.4%81.2%
 
Science Test
201039.8%37.8%44.8%
200937.4%34.9%38.8%
 
Writing Test
201085.4%83.7%86.0%
200972.5%72.4%86.7%
 
Source: WA Department of Education 2009-2010

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