At a Glance

Total students enrolled: 317

  • 123 in Upper School
  • 92 in Middle School
  • 102 in Lower School

Accreditation: Fully Accredited by WASC and HAIS

Campus: 23 acres

Faculty Members: 38

Students in the Class of 2017: 25

Student/Faculty Ratio: 10:1

Average Class Size:

  • In the lower school:   18
  • In the middle school: 15
  • In the upper school:  12

Class of 2017 Cumulative GPA (at the end of their junior year):

  • 4.0+:    26.2%
  • 3.5-3.9: 30.4%
  • 3.0-3.4: 34.8%
  • 2.5-2.9: 4.3%
  • >2.5:     4.3%

Class of 2017 SAT Results:

  Mean Parker Mid 50% Range National Averages for the Class of 2017
SAT Evidence-Based Reading & Writing  600 580-640 533
SAT Math: 565 500-585 527
Total: 1180 1080-1210 1060

Class of 2017 ACT Results:

  Mean College Readiness Benchmark National Average 
ACT English: 23.6 18 20.3
ACT Math: 21.9 22 20.7
ACT Reading: 25.2 22 21.4
ACT Science Reasoning: 23.5 23 21.0
Composite: 23.7 NA 21.0

2017 Advanced Placement Exam Results: 93.1% pass rate

Approximately 58 Parker students took 99 AP tests in the 2016-2017 school year, resulting in an overall AP pass rate of 93.1% (% of total AP students with 3+). The state average is 53% and the global average of 60.3%. Seven Parker students were listed as AP Scholars, two as AP Scholars with Honor, and seven as AP Scholars with Distinction.  

Number of Students Recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Program:

  • 2016: 1 Finalist and 2 Commended Students
  • 2015: 3 Commended Students 
  • 2014: 1 Finalist
  • 2013: 2 Finalists and 2 Commended Students
  • 2012: 1 Finalist
  • 2011: 3 Semifinalists and 2 Commended Students

The National Merit® Scholarship Program is an academic competition and awards are given to approximately 8,000 students each year from across the nation selected from the 16,000 semi-finalists who qualified from the 50,000 highest scorers of the approximately 1.5 million high school students who took the Preliminary Scholastic Assessment Test (PSAT) that year. 

Number of students recognized by the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program: 

  • 2015: 1 Candidate
  • 2014: 1 US Presidential Scholar
  • 2013: 1 US Presidential Scholar
  • 2011: 1 Semifinalist and 1 Candidate

Each year, of the approximate three million U.S. students expected to graduate from high school roughly 4,000 students are chosen as Candidates, approximately 800 selected as Semifinalists and just 161 students are named U.S. Presidential Scholars.  To be named a U.S. Presidential Scholar is one of the nation’s highest honors for high school students with just one young man and one young woman from each state, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, from U.S. families living abroad, in addition to 15 chosen at-large, 20 in the arts and 20 in technical education fields selected.  Awards are determined by outstanding performance on the College Board SAT and ACT exams and through nominations made by Chief State School Officers.  

Colleges Attended by Parker Graduates from 2013-2017:

  • Academy of Art University
  • American University (2)
  • Baylor University
  • Bennington College
  • Boise State University
  • California College of the Arts
  • California Polytechnic Institute, San Luis Obispo
  • California State University, Fullerton
  • California State University, Monterey Bay
  • Central Washington University
  • Chapman University
  • Colorado Mesa University (2)
  • Colorado State University (3)
  • Connecticut College
  • Cornell University
  • Dartmouth College (4)
  • Drexel University
  • Duke University
  • Florida State College of Jacksonville
  • Fort Lewis College (1)
  • Gonzaga University
  • Gustavus Adolphus College
  • Hawai‘i Community College (7)
  • Hawai‘i Pacific University
  • Kapiolani Community College (4)
  • Kendall College of Art and Design
  • Lake Tahoe Community College
  • Lane Community College
  • Lawrence University
  • Lewis & Clark University (2)
  • Linfield College (2)
  • Lyme Academy College of Fine Art
  • Millikin University
  • Mills College
  • Montana Western University
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • New York University
  • Northern Arizona University (4)
  • Ohio State University
  • Oregon State University (2)
  • Pacific University
  • Portland State University
  • Rocky Mountain College
  • Saint Mary’s College
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Seattle University (2)
  • Skidmore College (2)
  • Soka University of America
  • Stanford University 
  • Tufts University 
  • Uncollege (2)
  • University of Alaska, Anchorage (2)
  • University of Alaska, Fairbanks
  • University of Arizona 
  • University of California, Davis
  • University of Denver (2)
  • University of Guelph (Canada)
  • University of Hawai‘i at Hilo (4)
  • University of Hawai‘i at Manoa (7)
  • University of Hawai‘i Maui College 
  • University of Montana, Missoula (2)
  • University of Nevada, Reno (2)
  • University of Portland (3)
  • University of Redlands (2)
  • University of Rochester (2)
  • University of San Diego
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of Victoria (Canada)
  • University of Washington
  • Utah State University 
  • Wagner College
  • Wesleyan University
  • Western Oregon University (6)
  • Western Washington University
  • Wheaton College
  • Willamette University (3)