Amistad Elementary School

  • Amistad Elementary School serves 498 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 18% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Amistad Elementary School's student population of 498 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students498 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amistad Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amistad Elementary School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1996 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
66%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
29%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
1%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Amistad Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.480.41
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKennewick School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Amistad Elementary School is Legacy High School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kennewick Legacy High School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 228 students
    0.3 miles
    202 S. Dayton St
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509)222-6552
    0.3 6-12 228
  • Kennewick Mid-columbia Parent Partnership Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 336 students
    0.4 miles
    200 S Fruitland St
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509)222-5036
    0.4 K-12 336
  • Kennewick Keewaydin Discovery Center
    Grades: PK | 135 students
    0.5 miles
    202 South Dayton Street
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509)585-3155
    0.5 PK 135
  • Kennewick Kennewick High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1638 students
    0.5 miles
    500 South Dayton Street
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509)222-7100
    0.5 9-12 1638
  • Kennewick Park Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 739 students
    0.5 miles
    1011 West 10th Avenue
    Kennewick, WA 99336
    (509)222-6900
    0.5 6-8 739

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