Glacier Park Elementary School

  • Glacier Park Elementary School serves 1,005 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (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 79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Glacier Park Elementary School's student population of 1,005 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,005 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glacier Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glacier Park Elementary School is 0.46, 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#152 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Glacier Park 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)
79%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Glacier Park 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 Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Glacier Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
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White
72%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Glacier Park Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.460.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Glacier Park 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
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Glacier Park 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 NameTahoma School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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