Pathfinder K-8

1901 Sw Genesee St,

Seattle, WA, 98116

Tel: (206)252-9710
Grades: KG-8

490 students

Pathfinder K-8 serves 490 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Pathfinder K-8 operates within the Seattle Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 490 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more 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 17:1
19:1
American Indian
2%
2%
Asian
6%
7%
Hispanic
14%
20%
Black
8%
5%
White
57%
60%
Unknown
13%
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. 0.63
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. 26%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 49,269 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Seattle Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
104
n/a
Number of Students Managed 49,269
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 West Seattle High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Schmitz Park Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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