Lake Grove Elementary School

  • Lake Grove Elementary School serves 428 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lake Grove 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 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Lake Grove Elementary School's student population of 428 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Grove 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 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Grove Elementary School is 0.74, 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 School Rank#1530 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
35%
23%
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Black
13%
4%
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White
23%
55%
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Hawaiian
6%
1%
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Two or more races
18%
8%
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Diversity Score0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFederal Way School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Lake Grove Elementary School is Internet Academy (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lakota Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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