3502 Auburn Way S
Auburn, WA 98092
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Chinook Elementary School serves 525 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Chinook 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Chinook Elementary School's student population of 525 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Chinook Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Chinook Elementary School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1496 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
16:1
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American Indian
9%
1%
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Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
45%
25%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
15%
51%
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Hawaiian
8%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% WA state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 61% WA state average).

How many students attend Chinook Elementary School?

525 students attend Chinook Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

45% of Chinook Elementary School students are Hispanic, 15% of students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 9% of students are American Indian, 8% of students are Hawaiian, 5% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Chinook Elementary School?

Chinook Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Washington state average of 16:1.

What grades does Chinook Elementary School offer ?

Chinook Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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