Brookside Elementary School

17447 37th Avenue N.e.
Seattle, WA 98155
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Brookside Elementary School serves 504 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Brookside Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (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 84% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brookside Elementary School's student population of 504 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 Kindergarten-6
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Brookside Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Brookside 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 Testing Rank
#69 out of 2039 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
8%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
63%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
16%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShoreline School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brookside Elementary School is Shorecrest High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kellogg Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Forest Park Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seattle Lake Forest Park Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 566 students
    0.6 miles
    18500 37th Avenue N.e.
    Seattle, WA 98155
    (206) 393-4130
    0.6 K-6 566
  • Seattle Kellogg Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 651 students
    0.9 miles
    16045 25th Avenue N.e.
    Seattle, WA 98155
    (206) 393-4783
    0.9 7-8 651
  • Seattle Briarcrest Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 500 students
    1.0 miles
    2715 N.e. 158th Street
    Seattle, WA 98155
    (206) 393-4170
    1 K-6 500
  • Seattle Shorecrest High School Math: 61% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,450 student
    1.2 miles
    15343 25th Avenue N.e.
    Seattle, WA 98155
    (206) 393-4286
    1.2 9-12 1,450
  • Seattle Ridgecrest Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 539 students
    1.4 miles
    16516 10th Avenue N.e.
    Seattle, WA 98155
    (206) 393-4272
    1.4 K-6 539

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