School Details

Washington High School

313 South 4th Ave, Washington, IA 52353
(319) 653-2143
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 10-12 380 students 13 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

76%
76%
78%
81%
81%
78%

Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Educational Development (ITED) to test students in grade 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITED is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
88%
88%
81%
80%
80%
82%

Iowa Assessment (NRT)

Beginning in 2011-2012 Iowa used the Iowa Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The Iowa Assessments are standards-based tests, which measure specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Iowa. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Washington Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Washington High School is a public high school in Washington. 380 students attend Washington High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 37% of the 380 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Washington High School is 13:1. Assure Center Alternative School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Mandarin
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bicycling
  • Cheerleading
  • Crew
  • Cross country
  • Fencing
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • Martial arts self defense
  • P.E. classes
  • Rock climbing
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Water polo
  • Wrestling
  • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 81% 79%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 2%
Hispanic 14% 16%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Asian 1% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.8% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.5% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 37% 43%

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