Cedarhurst Elementary School

Cedarhurst Elementary School serves 608 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Cedarhurst 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 32% (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 36% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) 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 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Cedarhurst Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Cedarhurst Elementary School's student population of 608 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students608 students
This chart display total students of Cedarhurst Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Cedarhurst Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cedarhurst Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Cedarhurst Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Cedarhurst 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 Cedarhurst Elementary School is 0.71, 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 Testing Rank
#1820 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Cedarhurst Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cedarhurst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cedarhurst 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cedarhurst Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cedarhurst Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
16%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cedarhurst Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
48%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cedarhurst Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cedarhurst Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
17%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cedarhurst Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Cedarhurst Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cedarhurst Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedarhurst Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.710.64
This chart display the diversity score of Cedarhurst Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cedarhurst 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
16%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cedarhurst 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 NameHighline School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cedarhurst Elementary School is Highline High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sylvester Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gregory Heights Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seattle Sylvester Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 660 students
    0.4 miles
    16222 Sylvester Road Sw
    Seattle, WA 98166
    (206) 631-6000
    0.4 7-8 660
  • Seattle Gregory Heights Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 656 students
    0.7 miles
    16216 19th Ave Sw
    Seattle, WA 98166
    (206) 631-3800
    0.7 PK-6 656
  • Seattle Highline High School Math: 42% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,196 student
    0.7 miles
    225 S 152nd St
    Seattle, WA 98148
    (206) 631-6700
    0.7 9-12 1,196
  • Seattle Seahurst Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 538 students
    0.7 miles
    14603 14th Ave Sw
    Seattle, WA 98166
    (206) 631-4800
    0.7 K-6 538
  • Seattle Hazel Valley Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 688 students
    1.6 miles
    402 Sw 132nd St
    Seattle, WA 98146
    (206) 631-3900
    1.6 PK-6 688

School Reviews

Review Cedarhurst Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
While Facebook is getting all the attention in teen social media, LinkedIn offers some serious benefits in networking and professional grooming. We look at how high school student can use this network to their advantage.
Teach for America has been applauded for many of its exemplary teachers and innovative training, but can the model be sustained throughout all communities? Learn about what the proponents and critics have to say.
The Obama administration is proposing to leave NCLB behind. Learn about the proposed reforms that will change the No Child Left Behind Act.