Washington Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6501 S 10th St
Tacoma, WA 98407
Phone
(253) 571-5738
District
TACOMA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
PIERCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
430
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

9

(10 is best)

Better than 82.9% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Washington Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
72%
58%
77%
56%
67%
59%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
75%
56%
77%
58%
72%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
67%
55%
72%
61%
62%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
18
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 20 4.7%
Kindergarten 70 16.3%
Grade 1 68 15.8%
Grade 2 66 15.3%
Grade 3 75 17.4%
Grade 4 59 13.7%
Grade 5 72 16.7%
Total 430 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.3% 43.9% 57.5%
Black 2.7% 15.4% 5.0%
Hispanic 10.8% 25.4% 25.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 10.3% 8.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 4.9% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.4% 57.1% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.7% 47.6% 35.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 9.5% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 223,696 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,308.9 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.4% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.1% 34.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.7% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.4% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 88,053 2,848,396
Single Parent Households With Children 10.6% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.9% 91.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.6% 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.8% 17.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.4% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.7% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.0% 15.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.8% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 10.5% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $224,771,000 43.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,371 $39,836,000 7.7%
Staff $1,399 $40,664,000 7.9%
General Administration $85 $2,477,000 0.5%
School Administration $1,017 $29,560,000 5.7%
Operation $1,126 $32,707,000 6.4%
Transportation $424 $12,313,000 2.4%
Other $726 $21,089,000 4.1%
Total Support $6,148 $178,646,000 34.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,810 $110,717,000 21.5%
Total Expenditures $17,693 $514,134,000 100.0%
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 $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%