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

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Wilson High School is an above average, public school located in Tacoma, WA. It has 1,325 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 23 to 1. According to state test scores, 31% of students are at least proficient in math and 61% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
61%
Percent Proficient - Math
31%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1130
199 responses
Average ACT
27
13 responses
AP Enrollment
29%

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$73,597
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,301
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$375,302
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
93%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 27 responses
Poll
74%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 27 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 69 responses
  • Pep assemblies
    26%
  • Senior Prank
    20%
  • Sports
    20%
  • Dances
    9%
  • Spirit Week
    7%
  • Concerts
    6%
  • Homecoming
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,325
Free or Reduced Lunch
39%
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 29 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 29 responses
97%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 29 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
23:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$77,781
Teachers in First/Second Year
1.8%
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 34 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 34 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 34 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
$18,237 / year
National
$12,239
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 40 responses
48%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 40 responses
57%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 40 responses

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