Fawcett

  • Fawcett serves 440 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fawcett placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Fawcett places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Fawcett's student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fawcett is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fawcett is 0.76, which is more 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#1564 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
25%
23%
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Black
10%
4%
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White
36%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
16%
8%
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Diversity Score0.760.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTacoma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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  • Tacoma Boze
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  • Tacoma Lyon
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