Blackwell Elementary School

  • Blackwell Elementary School serves 535 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 93% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 95% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Blackwell Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 44%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Blackwell Elementary School's student population of 535 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students535 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Blackwell Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blackwell Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,014 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blackwell Elementary School is 0.59, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rankn/a
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Blackwell Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Blackwell Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Asian
35%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blackwell Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.590.41
This chart display the diversity score of Blackwell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blackwell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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