Hoover Elementary School

  • Hoover Elementary School serves 761 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 30% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hoover Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Hoover Elementary School's student population of 761 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students761 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hoover Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hoover 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hoover Elementary School is 0.21, 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#1922 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hoover 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hoover 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hoover Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
87%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
11%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.210.64
This chart display the diversity score of Hoover Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYakima School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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When I went to this school, I loved it. I believe it was one of the best schools that I have ever gone to. I thank all of my teachers for guiding me and showing me the way. I never would have graduated from high school with out my elementary school teachers.
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