Emerson K-12

  • Emerson K-12 serves 60 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Emerson K-12 placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Emerson K-12 places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Emerson K-12's student population of 60 students has declined by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students60 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson K-12 is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emerson K-12 is 0.41, 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 School Rank (16-17)#381 out of 2028 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
8%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
76%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Emerson K-12.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.410.64
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Graduation Rate≥50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emerson K-12 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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