Arlington Elementary School

  • Arlington Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arlington Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Arlington Elementary School's student population of 654 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arlington Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arlington Elementary School is 0.57, 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 School Rank#1863 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
8%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
63%
54%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
8%
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Diversity Score0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpokane School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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