Explorer Community School

  • Explorer Community School serves 71 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 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Explorer Community School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Explorer Community School's student population of 71 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students71 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Explorer Community 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Explorer Community School is 0.53, 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#21 out of 2039 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
8%
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Diversity Score0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
36%
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 Lunch (12-13)
3%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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