Delong

  • Delong serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (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 47% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Delong's student population of 418 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students418 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Delong
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1357 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
18%
23%
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Black
28%
4%
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White
39%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Delong.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.740.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Delong 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 Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delong and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTacoma School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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