PROFICIENCY 37% 24% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
64%Olympia School District
64%Olympia
48%Washington

Capital High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Olympia School District" in Olympia, WA. There are a total of 1,402 students and 62 teachers at Capital High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 351 free lunch students and 54 reduced lunch students.

Capital High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 37.0%, which is 24% lower than than the Washington average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1402
Teachers62.48
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch351
Reduced lunch54

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Capital High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All30-34%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School30-34%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All40-44%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School40-44%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Capital High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWashingtonNational
Caucasian 72.3% 69.8% 57.7% 51.1%
African American 2.0% 2.3% 4.6% 15.9%
Asian 7.0% 7.5% 7.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.0% 10.2% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.2% 0.6% 1.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 1.0% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.1% 9.2% 6.9% 3.1%

Olympia demographics profile

StatisticOlympiaWashingtonNational
Population47,8476,899,123314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)2,68510191
Median age37.337.437.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%56%55%
Speak English87%81%79%
Speak Spanish5%8%13%

Education level achieved in Olympia

IndexOlympiaWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade92.0%87.2%83.8%
Completed high school91.3%86.3%82.4%
Completed some college75.8%66.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree51.5%42.0%37.2%
Completed bachelors43.4%32.3%29.3%
Completed masters17.4%11.7%11.0%
Completed professional degree5.3%3.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate2.0%1.4%1.3%
Source: The Capital High School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.