Fairmount Park Elementary School

  • Fairmount Park Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 88% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fairmount Park Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Fairmount Park Elementary School's student population of 545 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fairmount Park Elementary 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 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fairmount Park Elementary School is 0.58, 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#33 out of 2039 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
61%
54%
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Two or more races
19%
8%
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Diversity Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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