Apple Valley Elementary School

7 N 88th Avenue
Yakima, WA 98908
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Apple Valley Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Apple Valley Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Apple Valley Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Apple Valley Elementary School's student population of 345 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Apple Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Apple Valley Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#255 out of 2039 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
66%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
3%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.490.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Valley School District (Yakima) School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Apple Valley Elementary School is West Valley High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Valley Junior High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cottonwood Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yakima Cottonwood Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 450 students
    1.0 miles
    1041 S 96th Ave
    Yakima, WA 98908
    (509) 965-2052
    1 K-4 450
  • Yakima West Valley Preschool Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 59 students
    1.0 miles
    3006 S Wiley Rd
    Yakima, WA 98903
    (509) 965-2031
    1 PK 59
  • Yakima Wide Hollow Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-4 | 389 students
    1.2 miles
    1000 S 72nd Ave
    Yakima, WA 98908
    (509) 965-2023
    1.2 K-4 389
  • Yakima Summitview Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 349 students
    1.6 miles
    6305 W Chestnut Ave
    Yakima, WA 98908
    (509) 972-5540
    1.6 K-4 349
  • Yakima West Valley High School Math: 46% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 1,215 student
    1.6 miles
    9800 Zier Rd
    Yakima, WA 98908
    (509) 972-5900
    1.6 10-12 1,215

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