John Hay Elementary School

  • John Hay Elementary School serves 499 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (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 83% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • John Hay Elementary School's student population of 499 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Hay Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John Hay Elementary School is 0.63, 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#134 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
3%
4%
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White
56%
55%
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Two or more races
17%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John Hay Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.630.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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