Brookside Elementary School

  • Brookside Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Brookside Elementary School's student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brookside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookside Elementary School is 0.57, 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#109 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brookside 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brookside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
4%
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White
63%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brookside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
15%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brookside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.570.41
This chart display the diversity score of Brookside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brookside 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 NameShoreline School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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