Mercer Island High School

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10/10
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Reviews
29
Grades
10-12
Students
1,453
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

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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
98%
State avg: 72%
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Math
88%
State avg: 35%
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English
100%
State avg: 33%
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College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

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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
94%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
35%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
80%
State avg: 62%
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
71%
Asian
21%
Hispanic
4%
Two or more races
2%
Black
2%
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
20 :1
State avg: 20 :1
Students per counselor
197 :1
State avg: 821 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
90%
State avg: 93%
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Neighborhood
9100 SE 42nd
Mercer Island, WA 98040
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Last modified: May 3, 2017

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