Fife Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Fife School District Details

Fife School District
5802 20 Th St E
Tacoma, WA 98424

3,907 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Fife School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Washington

(10 is best)

Better than of WA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
51%
56%
57%
61%
44%
50%
51%
56%
57%
61%
44%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Columbia Junior High School
2901 54th Avenue E
Tacoma, WA, 98424
08-09
Discovery Primary School
1205 19th Avenue
Milton, WA, 98354
PK-01
Endeavour Intermediate School
1304 17th Avenue
Milton, WA, 98354
02-05
Fife High School
5616 20th St E
Tacoma, WA, 98424
10-12
Fife Open Doors School
5802 20th Street East
Tacoma, WA, 98424
10-12
Hedden Elementary School
11313 8th St E
Edgewood, WA, 98372
02-05
Surprise Lake Middle School
2001 Milton Way
Milton, WA, 98354
06-07

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 51.2% 57.5%
Black 5.9% 5.0%
Hispanic 24.7% 25.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.7% 8.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 8.6% 2.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.3% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.7% 35.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.6% 8.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,875 $26,393,000 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $764 $2,933,000 6.1%
Staff $715 $2,744,000 5.7%
General Administration $121 $465,000 1.0%
School Administration $769 $2,953,000 6.1%
Operation $1,051 $4,034,000 8.4%
Transportation $559 $2,146,000 4.5%
Other $430 $1,651,000 3.4%
Total Support $4,409 $16,926,000 35.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,254 $4,813,000 10.0%
Total Expenditures $12,538 $48,132,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,289 $8,336,957,000 46.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $919 $1,051,594,000 5.8%
Staff $862 $986,118,000 5.5%
General Administration $132 $150,666,000 0.8%
School Administration $757 $866,141,000 4.8%
Operation $1,057 $1,208,969,000 6.7%
Transportation $475 $542,895,000 3.0%
Other $563 $643,699,000 3.6%
Total Support $4,765 $5,450,082,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,720 $4,255,113,000 23.6%
Total Expenditures $15,774 $18,042,152,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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