Green Gables Elementary School

  • Green Gables Elementary School serves 430 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Green Gables Elementary School's student population of 430 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Green Gables Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Green Gables Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#1531 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
12%
4%
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White
46%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
17%
8%
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Diversity Score0.720.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFederal Way School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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  • Tacoma Crescent Heights
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    1.2 miles
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  • Federal Way Decatur High School
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