Butler Acres Elementary School

  • Butler Acres Elementary School serves 390 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Butler Acres Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Butler Acres Elementary School's student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Butler Acres Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Butler Acres Elementary School is 0.33, 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#946 out of 2028 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Butler Acres 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
81%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
4%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Butler Acres Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.330.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKelso School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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