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  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Prep
    B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B+
  6. Health & Safety
    C
  7. Administration
    B
  8. Sports
    A
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B-
Auburn School District is an above average, public school district located in Auburn, WA. It has 17,505 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 50% of students are at least proficient in math and 57% in reading.

Auburn School District Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
57%
Percent Proficient - Math
50%
Average Graduation Rate
88%
Average SAT
1130
664 responses
Average ACT
27
56 responses

Students

Diversity
A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
17,505
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.1%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$65,974
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.4%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$13,518/ student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    54%
  • Support Services
    41%
  • Other
    4%
Living in the Area
  1. Cost of Living
    C
  2. Good for Families
    B
  3. Housing
    C+
Median Household Income
$68,947
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,185
National
$949
Median Home Value
$294,200
National
$184,700

Auburn School District Reviews

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I've been going to this school since I was a freshmen and the growth and improvement of the school has been incredible. I would almost say that our school is the most diverse school on Auburn. The administrators, teachers, including other staffs shows extreme care in our education and makes sure that we can always rely on them for anything. Go TROJANS!
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Auburn school district is an excellent place to have your children enrolled in school, especially at the elementary level. The teachers strive to meet or exceed state and national standards on testing. They love each and every one of the children they have in their classes and every teacher in the school contributes to each child's learning. A few things I'm not fond of in Auburn is, across the board, the teachers strictly teach to the test! Creating long hours of reading and math throughout the students day, not leaving much free time or fun in the kids day. Auburn's schools are extremely old and run down. There has been a bill passed recently to improve schools, but all schools that need work may not get money and by the time all schools get taken care of, the newest ones will be in disrepair again.
Overall, it is a great school district. Some adjustments in diversifying the curriculum and acknowledging class differences in school could take place though. Academics and sports are amazing but it’s the things that people don’t see, that matter.