Gregory Heights Elementary School

16216 19th Ave Sw
Seattle, WA 98166
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Gregory Heights Elementary School serves 656 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Gregory Heights Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 53% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Gregory Heights Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Gregory Heights Elementary School's student population of 656 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students656 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Gregory Heights Elementary School 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 diversity score of Gregory Heights Elementary School is 0.71, 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 Testing Rank
#1082 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
10%
8%
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Hispanic
33%
23%
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Black
8%
4%
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White
41%
54%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighline School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gregory Heights Elementary School is Highline High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sylvester Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedarhurst Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seattle Cedarhurst Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 608 students
    0.7 miles
    611 S 132nd St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 631-3600
    0.7 PK-6 608
  • Seattle Sylvester Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 660 students
    0.8 miles
    16222 Sylvester Road Sw
    Seattle, WA 98166
    (206) 631-6000
    0.8 7-8 660
  • Seattle Seahurst Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 538 students
    1.0 miles
    14603 14th Ave Sw
    Seattle, WA 98166
    (206) 631-4800
    1 K-6 538
  • Seattle Highline High School Math: 42% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,196 student
    1.4 miles
    225 S 152nd St
    Seattle, WA 98148
    (206) 631-6700
    1.4 9-12 1,196
  • Seattle Puget Sound High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 91 students
    1.9 miles
    18010 8th Ave South
    Seattle, WA 98148
    (206) 631-7300
    1.9 9-12 91

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