Foothills Elementary School

  • Foothills Elementary School serves 549 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (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 63% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Foothills Elementary School's student population of 549 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students549 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Foothills Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Foothills Elementary School is 0.31, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#765 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Foothills Elementary 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)
63%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Foothills Elementary 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 Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Foothills Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Foothills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Foothills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Foothills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
82%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Foothills Elementary 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
3%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Foothills Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.310.64
This chart display the diversity score of Foothills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Foothills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Foothills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhite River School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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