Lake Shore Elementary School

Lake Shore Elementary School serves 429 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Lake Shore Elementary School operates within the Vancouver School District.

Overview

The student population of 429 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 429 students
Lake Shore Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Lake Shore Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lake Shore Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
Lake Shore Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
3%
7%
Lake Shore Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
20%
Lake Shore Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
5%
Lake Shore Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
80%
60%
Lake Shore Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Shore Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lake Shore 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.
0.35 0.89
Lake Shore Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
26%
37%
Lake Shore 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.
5%
7%
Lake Shore Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Vancouver School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
4
Number of Students Managed 22,713 1,006
Vancouver   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $234 MM n/a
Vancouver   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $218 MM n/a
Vancouver   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,340 $0
Vancouver   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,618 $0
Vancouver   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 Columbia River High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jason Lee Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Vancouver Jason Lee Middle School
    8500 Nw 9th Ave
    Vancouver , WA , 98665
    (360)313-3500
    0.7  mi  |  598  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Vancouver Columbia River High School
    800 Nw 99th St
    Vancouver , WA , 98665
    (360)313-3900
    0.8  mi  |  1353  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Vancouver Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School
    9201 Nw 9th Ave
    Vancouver , WA , 98665
    (360)313-1700
    0.8  mi  |  541  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Vancouver Felida Elementary School
    2700 Nw 119th St
    Vancouver , WA , 98685
    (360)313-1750
    1.3  mi  |  629  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Vancouver Jefferson Middle School
    3000 Nw 119th St
    Vancouver , WA , 98685
    (360)313-3700
    1.4  mi  |  819  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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