Explorer Community School

  • Explorer Community School serves 72 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Explorer Community School's student population of 72 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Explorer Community School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Explorer Community School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#24 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Explorer Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Explorer Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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Asian
43%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Explorer Community School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
49%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Explorer Community School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Explorer Community School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Explorer Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Explorer Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Explorer Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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