Kessler Elementary School

1902 E Kessler Blvd.
Longview, WA 98632
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Kessler Elementary School serves 321 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Kessler 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 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kessler Elementary School's student population of 321 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Kessler 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 Kessler Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#2002 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
59%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLongview School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kessler Elementary School is R A Long High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Monticello Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saint Helens Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Longview R A Long High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 909 students
    0.7 miles
    2903 Nichols Blvd.
    Longview, WA 98632
    (360) 575-7225
    0.7 9-12 909
  • Longview Saint Helens Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
    0.7 miles
    431 27th Avenue
    Longview, WA 98632
    (360) 575-7362
    0.7 PK-5 357
  • Longview Discovery High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
    0.8 miles
    2742 Harding Blvd
    Longview, WA 98632
    (360) 414-2920
    0.8 9-12 140
  • Longview Discovery High School-achieve Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 41 students
    0.8 miles
    2742 Harding
    Longview, WA 98632
    (360) 414-2929
    0.8 9-12 41
  • Longview Monticello Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 502 students
    0.8 miles
    1225 28th Avenue
    Longview, WA 98632
    (360) 575-7050
    0.8 6-8 502

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