Lake Wilderness Elementary School

  • Lake Wilderness Elementary School serves 1,215 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (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 74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lake Wilderness Elementary School's student population of 1,215 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Wilderness Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Wilderness Elementary School is 0.46, 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#315 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Wilderness 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Wilderness 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lake Wilderness Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lake Wilderness Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
72%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lake Wilderness Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Lake Wilderness Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
13%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Wilderness Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.460.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Wilderness Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Wilderness Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTahoma School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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