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Kent-Meridian High School
  • Public
  • KENT, WA

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade C+
  4. College Prep
    grade B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Administration
    grade C
  7. Sports
    grade B+
  8. Food
    grade C+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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Kent-Meridian High School is an above average, public school located in KENT, WA. It has 2,043 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 22 to 1. According to state test scores, 28% of students are at least proficient in math and 59% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
59%
Percent Proficient - Math
28%
Average Graduation Rate
78%
Average SAT
1060
232 responses
Average ACT
18
25 responses
AP Enrollment
21%

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Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$73,891
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,495
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$378,800
National
$229,800

Culture & Safety

Poll
78%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 37 responses
Poll
84%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 37 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 119 responses
  • Multicultural assembly
    31%
  • Football games
    15%
  • Theatrical Productions/Talent Shows
    12%
  • Anti-bullying assembly
    8%
  • Dances
    8%
  • Multicultural assembly represents my student body
    8%
  • MLK assembly
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,043
Free or Reduced Lunch
71%
74%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 43 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 43 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 43 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
22:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$81,261
Teachers in First/Second Year
6.9%
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 54 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 54 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 54 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$12,837 / year
National
$12,239
87%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 53 responses
30%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 53 responses
58%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 53 responses

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