Centennial Elementary School

2637 45th Ave Se
Olympia, WA 98501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 447 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Centennial Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 447 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : Top 5% in WA
  • : 81% (Top 10%)
  • : 82% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Centennial Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Centennial Elementary School's student population of 447 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Centennial Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Centennial Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
#102 out of 2052 schools
(Top 5%)
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(18-19)
81%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Centennial 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
82%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Centennial 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
25%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
61%
50%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Centennial Elementary School's ranking?
Centennial Elementary School is ranked #102 out of 2,052 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Washington.
What schools are Centennial Elementary School often compared to?
Centennial Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Pioneer Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
81% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% WA state average), while 82% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 61% WA state average).
How many students attend Centennial Elementary School?
447 students attend Centennial Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Centennial Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Centennial Elementary School?
Centennial Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Washington state average of 16:1.
What grades does Centennial Elementary School offer ?
Centennial Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Centennial Elementary School part of?
Centennial Elementary School is part of Olympia School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 447 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 81% (Top 10%)
  • : 82% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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