Cascade Elementary School

  • Cascade Elementary School serves 529 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cascade 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Cascade Elementary School's student population of 529 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cascade Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cascade Elementary School is 0.80, which is more 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 (16-17)#1799 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cascade 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 Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
20%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cascade Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
30%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cascade Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
15%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cascade Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
19%
54%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
14%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cascade Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.800.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cascade Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cascade Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRenton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Cascade Elementary School is H.o.m.e. Program (0.5 miles away)
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