Central Avenue Elementary School

  • Central Avenue Elementary School serves 496 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Central Avenue Elementary School's student population of 496 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students496 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Avenue Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Avenue Elementary School is 0.68, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1048 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Avenue 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
20%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
50%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
15%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Avenue Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.680.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Avenue Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin Pierce School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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