Carson Elementary School

  • Carson Elementary School serves 243 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Carson 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Carson Elementary School's student population of 243 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,014 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carson Elementary School is 0.39, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1859 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
17%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
76%
56%
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Two or more races
5%
7%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.390.41
This chart display the diversity score of Carson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStevenson-carson School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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