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48%
  • Tukwila Elementary
  • 5939 S 149th St, Tukwila
  • Tukwila School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 549
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Thorndyke Elementary
  • 4415 S 150th St, Tukwila
  • Tukwila School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 417
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
40%
  • Cascade View Elementary
  • 13601 32nd Avenue S, Tukwila
  • Tukwila School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 500
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
38%
  • Showalter Middle School
  • 4628 S 144th St, Tukwila
  • Tukwila School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 690
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
17%
  • Foster Senior High School
  • 4242 S 144th St, Tukwila
  • Tukwila School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 924
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
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  • Youthsource
  • Tukwila School District, Renton
  • Tukwila School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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  • Gateway
  • Highline Community College, Des Moines
  • Tukwila School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Renton school information

IndexRentonWashingtonNational
Average Test Scores45%48%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools311,99179,221
Total private schools1054824,874
Total post-secondary schools51477,963
The Renton, WA educational system consists of 31 public schools, 10 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools. Renton public schools have average test scores of 45% which is 8% lower than than the Washington average and 9% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Renton public schools is 20:1, compared to 20:1 in Washington and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 86.6% have completed high school, 35.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Renton

IndexRentonWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade87.6%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school86.6%86.6%83.0%
Completed some college67.8%67.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.5%43.3%38.5%
Completed bachelors35.4%33.6%30.3%
Completed masters10.4%12.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.5%1.3%

Listed above are Tukwila School District, Renton schools. To customize your list of Tukwila School District schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Tukwila School District schools.

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Renton, WA98,49945%9%

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Renton, WA98,49945%9%
Source: The Renton, WA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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