Columbia Elementary School

  • Columbia Elementary School serves 578 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 66% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Columbia Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Columbia Elementary School's student population of 578 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students578 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Columbia Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbia Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbia Elementary School is 0.63, which is less 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#543 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Columbia 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Columbia 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Columbia Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
54%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.630.64
This chart display the diversity score of Columbia Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMukilteo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Advanced academics and student envolvement begin in kindergarten at Columbia. Kids of all grades are encouraged to participate in Science fair, chess club and spelling bees. My son is in 2nd grade - unfortunately we are moving out of state - this school will be hard to beat.
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