4630 167th Ave Se
Bellevue, WA 98006
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Cougar Ridge Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Cougar Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

Cougar Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Cougar Ridge Elementary School's student population of 583 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
583 students
This chart display total students of Cougar Ridge Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Cougar Ridge Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cougar Ridge Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Cougar Ridge Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Cougar Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Cougar Ridge Elementary School is 0.62, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#30 out of 2052 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Cougar Ridge Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cougar Ridge 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cougar Ridge 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cougar Ridge Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
37%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cougar Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cougar Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cougar Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
49%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cougar Ridge 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
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cougar Ridge 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.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cougar Ridge Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.62
This chart display the diversity score of Cougar Ridge 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
2%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cougar Ridge 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
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cougar Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Cougar Ridge Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
New Study Confirms That Private Schools Are No Better Than Public Schools
New Study Confirms That Private Schools Are No Better Than Public Schools
The results of a new study show that private school education may be no better than public school education. Keep reading to learn more about this study and to learn how to make the right choice between private and public school education for your child.
Parents Refuse Common Core Testing
Parents Refuse Common Core Testing
Parents nationwide are opting out of state testing. Hoping to send a message to lawmakers, they are refusing to allow their children to take standardized tests.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 583 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 30%)

Quick Links