Decatur Elementary School

  • Decatur Elementary School serves 242 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Decatur Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

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

School Overview

    Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
    Total Students242 students
    Gender % This chart display gender of Decatur Elementary School
    Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
    Students by Grade This chart display the students of Decatur Elementary School by grade.

    School Comparison

    • Decatur Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Decatur Elementary School is 0.61, 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
    Overall Testing Rank#4 out of 2039 schools
    (Top 1%)
    Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
    51%
    Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
    61%
    Student : Teacher Ratio19:1n/a
    American Indian
    n/a
    2%
    Asian
    19%
    8%
    Hispanic
    4%
    23%
    Black
    n/a
    4%
    White
    56%
    54%
    Hawaiian
    n/a
    1%
    Two or more races
    21%
    8%
    All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Decatur Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
    Diversity Score0.610.64
    Eligible for Free Lunch
    2%
    36%
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    School District NameSeattle School District
    Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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