School Details

Kittitas High School

7571 Kittitas Hwy, Kittitas, WA 98934
(509) 968-3902
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-12 341 students 17 students/teacher (WA avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

59%
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70%
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72%

Washington Measurements of Student Progress (MSP)

In 2011-2012 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Kittitas School District average
  • Washington state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

67%
67%
64%
55%
55%
69%
67%
67%
71%

Washington Measurements of Student Progress (MSP)

In 2011-2012 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Kittitas School District average
  • Washington state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

61%
61%
53%
67%
67%
66%
76%
76%
65%

Washington Measurements of Student Progress (MSP)

In 2011-2012 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Kittitas School District average
  • Washington state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

56%
56%
54%

End-of-Course (EOC) Exam

In 2011-2012 Washington used the High School Proficiency Exam (HSPE) to test students in reading and writing in grade 10. Math skills are tested by the End-of-Course (EOC) exams. The HSPE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Kittitas School District average
  • Washington state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
92%
84%
95%
95%
85%

High School Proficiency Exam (HSPE)

In 2011-2012 Washington used End-of-Course (EOC) examinations to assess students in Algebra I, Geometry, Integrated Math I, Integrated Math II, and Biology. The EOC tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
71%
71%
66%
97%
97%
72%

End-of-Course (EOC) Exam

In 2011-2012 Washington used the High School Proficiency Exam (HSPE) to test students in reading and writing in grade 10. Math skills are tested by the End-of-Course (EOC) exams. The HSPE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Kittitas School District average
  • Washington state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Kittitas High School is a public high school in Ellensburg. The principal of Kittitas High School is Monty Sabin. 341 students attend Kittitas High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 47% of the 341 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Kittitas High School is 17:1. Ellensburg High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 80% 78%
Hispanic 17% 19%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.6% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 1%
Multiracial 0.3% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 47% 0%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    The teachers children get special attention while all the other children are on their own. Did not like this place. It is a hopeless & sad place with very low acheivers.

  • (9 years ago)

    Kittitas is a Gates achiever high school allowing students the opportunity to apply for a Gates scholorship. The school has spent a lot of energy trying to meet the challanges of today's world and give students a quality education.

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