Hamblen Elementary School

  • Hamblen Elementary School serves 547 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 67% (which is higher 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 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Hamblen Elementary School's student population of 547 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamblen Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamblen Elementary School is 0.44, 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#451 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamblen 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)
67%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamblen 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hamblen 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
73%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hamblen 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%
Two or more races
12%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hamblen Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.440.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hamblen 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 NameSpokane School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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