Mountain Way Elementary School

702 North Granite Ave,

Granite Falls, WA, 98252-8774

Tel: (360)691-7719
Grades: PK-5

545 students

Mountain Way Elementary School serves 545 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Mountain Way Elementary School operates within the Granite Falls School District.

Overview

The student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 545 students
Mountain Way Elementary School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Mountain Way Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade Mountain Way Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 19:1
Mountain Way Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
1%
2%
Mountain Way Elementary School American Indian (1991-2012)
Asian
n/a
7%
Mountain Way Elementary School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
7%
20%
Mountain Way Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
2%
5%
Mountain Way Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
84%
60%
Mountain Way Elementary School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mountain Way Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mountain Way Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.29 0.59
Mountain Way Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
37%
Mountain Way Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Mountain Way Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,222 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Granite Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 2,222 969
Granite Falls   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $12 MM
Granite Falls   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $11 MM
Granite Falls   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,820 $12,260
Granite Falls   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,779 $11,231
Granite Falls   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Crossroads Alternative High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Granite Falls Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monte Cristo Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Granite Falls Granite Falls Middle School
    205 North Alder Ave
    Granite Falls , WA , 98252
    (360)691-7710
    0.6  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Granite Falls Crossroads Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    307 North Alder Ave
    Granite Falls , WA , 98252
    (360)691-7713
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  152  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Granite Falls Monte Cristo Elementary School
    1201 100th St Ne
    Granite Falls , WA , 98252
    (360)691-7718
    0.7  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Granite Falls Granite Falls High School
    1401 100th St Ne
    Granite Falls , WA , 98252
    (360)691-7713
    0.7  mi  |  678  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lake Stevens Mt. Pilchuck Elementary School
    12806 20th St Ne
    Lake Stevens , WA , 98258
    (425)335-1525
    6.5  mi  |  596  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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