Highland Terrace Elementary School

100 N. 160th Street
Seattle, WA 98133
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Highland Terrace Elementary School serves 497 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Highland Terrace Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Highland Terrace Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Highland Terrace Elementary School's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Rankings

Highland Terrace Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Highland Terrace Elementary School is 0.55, 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 Testing Rank
#314 out of 2052 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
10%
8%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
65%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
13%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.550.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShoreline School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Highland Terrace Elementary School is Shoreline-monroe High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cascade K-8 Community School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkwood Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Monroe Shoreline-monroe High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 352 students
    0.2 miles
    16101 Greenwood Ave N
    Monroe, WA 98272
    (360) 804-2500
    0.2 9-12 352
  • Seattle Shorewood High School Math: 59% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,615 student
    0.8 miles
    17300 Fremont Avenue N.
    Seattle, WA 98133
    (206) 393-4372
    0.8 9-12 1,615
  • Seattle Parkwood Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 465 students
    1.1 miles
    1815 N. 155th Street
    Seattle, WA 98133
    (206) 393-4150
    1.1 K-6 465
  • Seattle Cascade K-8 Community School Alternative School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 224 students
    1.2 miles
    2800 Ne 200th
    Seattle, WA 98155
    (206) 393-4180
    1.2 K-8 224
  • Seattle Early Childhood Education
    Grades: PK | 49 students
    1.2 miles
    816 Ne 190th St
    Seattle, WA 98155
    (206) 393-4250
    1.2 PK 49

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