Gig Harbor High School

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9/10
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Reviews
16
Grades
9-12
Students
1,741
Type
Public
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Biology I
86%
State avg: 72%
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Math
46%
State avg: 35%
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English
65%
State avg: 33%
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9/10
College readiness
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This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
91%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
15%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
77%
State avg: 62%
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Environment
General Information
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
83%
Two or more races
7%
Hispanic
6%
Asian
2%
Black
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
25 :1
State avg: 20 :1
Students per counselor
430 :1
State avg: 821 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
98%
State avg: 93%
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Neighborhood
5101 Rosedale St Nw
Gig Harbor, WA 98335
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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