Columbia Elementary School

  • Columbia Elementary School serves 445 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Columbia Elementary School's student population of 445 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students445 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Columbia Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbia Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbia Elementary School is 0.42, 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#1977 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:119:1
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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 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
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 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
72%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
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 2009-10 school year data.
White
26%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
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 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbia Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.420.41
This chart display the diversity score of Columbia Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
37%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWenatchee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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