Toppenish School District is located in the heart of the Yakima Valley. It serves approximately 3,300 students. Of that number, seventy-five percent are Hispanic and another eighteen percent are Yakama Nation Native Americans. The remainder is Anglo. The district operates seven schools including four elementary schools, a middle school, an alternative school for grades 7-12, and a high school which houses grades 9-12. There are over 200 certificated staff members working in the district and more than 180 classified employees.