Lakeland Elementary School

  • Lakeland Elementary School serves 409 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower 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 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Lakeland Elementary School's student population of 409 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lakeland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lakeland Elementary School is 0.69, 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#1268 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
23%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
51%
55%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
10%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lakeland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.690.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lakeland 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 NameFederal Way School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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