Bell Elementary School

  • Bell Elementary School serves 394 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bell Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bell Elementary School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bell Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bell Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#419 out of 2028 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
62%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
7%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bell Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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