Curtis High School

8425 40th West, University Place, WA 98466 | (253) 566-5710
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,405
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  • Mailing Address: 8425 40th W, University Place, WA 98466
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,405
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 66.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 760 (54.1%)
  • Females: 645 (45.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 90 (6.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 247 (17.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 337 (24.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Curtis High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian120.9%
Black22415.9%
Asian21014.9%
Hispanic835.9%
White87662.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Curtis High School
  Number Percent
10th Grade50335.8%
11th Grade45032.0%
12th Grade45232.2%
Source: WA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Curtis High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 15, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I like this school because the teachers work closely with the students, before, during, and after school with all of their classes and projects.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Curtis High School performed on average better than many 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
201045.0%45.0%41.7%
200955.2%55.2%45.4%
 
Reading Test
201084.9%84.9%78.9%
200988.4%88.4%81.2%
 
Science Test
201054.1%54.1%44.8%
200947.5%47.5%38.8%
 
Writing Test
201090.6%90.6%86.0%
200989.8%89.8%86.7%
 
Source: WA Department of Education 2009-2010

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