Cougar Ridge Elementary School

  • Cougar Ridge Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 84% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cougar Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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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 declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cougar Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cougar Ridge Elementary School is 0.60, 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#65 out of 2039 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
39%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
48%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIssaquah School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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