Chinook Elementary School

  • Chinook Elementary School serves 507 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Chinook Elementary School's student population of 507 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 54% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chinook Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chinook Elementary School is 0.76, 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#1038 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chinook 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chinook 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 Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
13%
1%
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
40%
23%
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Black
6%
4%
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White
22%
55%
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Hawaiian
5%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chinook Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.760.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chinook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAuburn School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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