Glacier Park Elementary School

  • Glacier Park Elementary School serves 665 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 78% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Glacier Park Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Glacier Park Elementary School's student population of 665 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students665 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glacier Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glacier Park Elementary School is 0.50, 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#186 out of 2039 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
69%
54%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Glacier Park Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.500.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTahoma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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