Jenkins Creek Elementary School

26915 186th Ave Se
Kent, WA 98042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Jenkins Creek Elementary School serves 416 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Jenkins Creek 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (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 48% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Jenkins Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Jenkins Creek Elementary School's student population of 416 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Jenkins Creek 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 Jenkins Creek Elementary School is 0.68, 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
#1471 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
7%
8%
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Hispanic
19%
23%
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Black
8%
4%
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White
51%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jenkins Creek Elementary School is Kentwood High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Heights Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Valley Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kent Cedar Valley Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 242 students
    0.5 miles
    26500 Timberlane Way Se
    Kent, WA 98042
    (253) 373-7649
    0.5 PK-6 242
  • Kent Cedar Heights Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 641 students
    0.7 miles
    19640 Se 272nd Street
    Kent, WA 98042
    (253) 373-7620
    0.7 7-8 641
  • Kent Covington Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 562 students
    1.0 miles
    17070 Se Wax Road
    Kent, WA 98042
    (253) 373-7652
    1 PK-6 562
  • Kent Crestwood Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 476 students
    1.1 miles
    25225 180th Ave Se
    Kent, WA 98042
    (253) 373-7634
    1.1 PK-6 476
  • Kent Grass Lake Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 402 students
    1.3 miles
    28700 191st Place Se
    Kent, WA 98042
    (253) 373-7661
    1.3 K-6 402

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