Horizons Elementary School

4601 67th Ave Se,

Lacey, WA, 98513-4902

Tel: (360)412-4710
Grades: KG-6

649 students

Horizons Elementary School serves 649 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Horizons Elementary School operates within the North Thurston Public s School District.
Overview
The student population of 649 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 649 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade
School Comparison
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has increased by 8% over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
19:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
7%
7%
Hispanic
15%
20%
Black
7%
5%
White
54%
60%
Unknown
17%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.65
0.59
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 17%
37%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%
District Comparison
The district's student population of 13,988 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name North Thurston Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
n/a
Number of Students Managed 13,988
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Timberline High School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Aspire Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chambers Prairie Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
10 Best Ways to Prepare for the SATs
10 Best Ways to Prepare for the SATs
The SATs are a make or break exam for high school students. Check out the 10 best ways to prepare for the big test.
Public School Review Diversity Report: Which States Have the Most Diverse Public Schools?
Which states have the most diverse public schools? We analyze our data to find how much diversity truly exists on public school campuses. Learn about the varying levels of school diversity in regions around the nation, as well as the benefits derived from ethnic diversity in schools.
California School District to Monitor Social Media
Glendale Public Schools has hired a company to monitor student posts on social media. The district claims the practice will help school officials step in when a student threatens to hurt himself or someone else.