Bailey Gatzert Elementary School

  • Bailey Gatzert Elementary School serves 315 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Bailey Gatzert Elementary School's student population of 315 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students315 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bailey Gatzert Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bailey Gatzert Elementary School is 0.66, 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#1564 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
21%
23%
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Black
53%
4%
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White
5%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
9%
8%
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Diversity Score0.660.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle Public s 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 Bailey Gatzert Elementary School is Interagency Detention School (0.2 miles away)
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