Creekside Elementary School

20777 Se 16th St
Sammamish, WA 98075
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Creekside Elementary School serves 752 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (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 81% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Creekside 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 18:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Creekside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Creekside Elementary School's student population of 752 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students752 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Creekside 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 diversity score of Creekside 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
#102 out of 2039 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
31%
8%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
55%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIssaquah School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Creekside Elementary School is Skyline High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pine Lake Middle School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sammamish Skyline High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,194 students
    1.4 miles
    1122 228th Ave Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-7702
    1.4 9-12 2,194
  • Sammamish Pine Lake Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 939 students
    1.6 miles
    3200 228th Ave Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-5700
    1.6 6-8 939
  • Sammamish Eastlake High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,871 student
    1.8 miles
    400 228th Ne
    Sammamish, WA 98074
    (425) 936-1500
    1.8 9-12 1,871
  • Sammamish Sunny Hills Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 689 students
    1.8 miles
    3200 Issaquah-pine Lake Rd Se
    Sammamish, WA 98075
    (425) 837-7400
    1.8 K-5 689
  • Sammamish Renaissance School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 93 students
    2.0 miles
    400 228th Ave Ne
    Sammamish, WA 98074
    (425) 936-1544
    2.0 6-8 93

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