Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School

  • Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School serves 571 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 65% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School's student population of 571 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students571 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School is 0.72, which is more 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#591 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
13%
8%
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Hispanic
26%
23%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
44%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
8%
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Diversity Score0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAuburn School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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