Colton School

  • Colton School serves 154 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Colton School's student population of 154 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Colton School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Colton School is 0.13, which is less 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#226 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
93%
55%
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Two or more races
4%
8%
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Diversity Score0.130.41
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Graduation Rate≥50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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