Challenge Elementary School

Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Challenge Elementary School serves 331 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Challenge Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥99% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Challenge Elementary School's student population of 331 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students331 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Challenge Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Challenge Elementary School is 0.67, 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
#1 out of 2039 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
29%
8%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
6%
4%
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White
48%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
11%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Challenge 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 NameEdmonds School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Challenge Elementary School is Mountlake Terrace High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brier Terrace Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Terrace Park Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mountlake Terrace Terrace Park Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 325 students
    0.0 miles
    5409 228th St Sw
    Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
    (425) 431-7482
    0 K-6 325
  • Edmonds Mountlake Terrace Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 402 students
    0.5 miles
    9521 240th St Sw
    Edmonds, WA 98020
    (425) 431-7894
    0.5 K-6 402
  • Mountlake Terrace Mountlake Terrace High School Math: 50% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,363 student
    0.9 miles
    21801 44th Ave W
    Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
    (425) 431-7776
    0.9 9-12 1,363
  • Mountlake Terrace Cedar Way Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 561 students
    1.0 miles
    22222 39th Ave W
    Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
    (425) 431-7864
    1 K-6 561
  • Lynnwood Brier Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 454 students
    1.2 miles
    3625 232nd St Sw
    Lynnwood, WA 98036
    (425) 431-7854
    1.2 K-6 454

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