Butler Acres Elementary School

1609 Burcham St
Kelso, WA 98626
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Butler Acres Elementary School serves 411 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Butler Acres Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Butler Acres Elementary School's student population of 411 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Butler Acres Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Butler Acres Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#1536 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
2%
8%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
82%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
3%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.310.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKelso School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Butler Acres Elementary School is Kelso High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Coweeman Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kelso Coweeman Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 582 students
    0.4 miles
    2000 Allen St
    Kelso, WA 98626
    (360) 501-1750
    0.4 6-8 582
  • Kelso Kelso High School Math: 29% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,613 student
    0.4 miles
    1904 Allen St
    Kelso, WA 98626
    (360) 501-1801
    0.4 9-12 1,613
  • Kelso Loowit High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 18 students
    0.4 miles
    2001 Allen St
    Kelso, WA 98626
    (360) 501-1951
    0.4 9-12 18
  • Kelso Huntington Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 549 students
    0.6 miles
    500 Redpath
    Kelso, WA 98626
    (360) 501-1700
    0.6 6-8 549
  • Kelso Kelso Virtual Academy
    Grades: 8-12 | 37 students
    0.6 miles
    1904 Allen St
    Kelso, WA 98626
    (360) 501-1905
    0.6 8-12 37

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