Carson Elementary School

  • Carson Elementary School serves 472 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (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 88% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Carson 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 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Carson Elementary School's student population of 472 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students472 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carson 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carson Elementary School is 0.62, 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 School Rank#36 out of 2039 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
37%
8%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
49%
54%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
36%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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