Larchmont

  • Larchmont serves 365 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Larchmont 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 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Larchmont's student population of 365 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Larchmont 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 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Larchmont is 0.78, 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#1867 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
28%
23%
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Black
18%
4%
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White
27%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
12%
8%
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Diversity Score0.780.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTacoma School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tacoma Fern Hill
    Grades: PK-5 | 306 students
    0.6 miles
    8442 S Park Ave
    Tacoma, WA 98444
    (253) 571-3888
    0.6 PK-5 306
  • Tacoma Baker
    Grades: 6-8 | 741 students
    0.8 miles
    8001 So J Street
    Tacoma, WA 98408
    (253) 571-5000
    0.8 6-8 741
  • Tacoma Harvard Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
    1.1 miles
    1709 85th Street E
    Tacoma, WA 98445
    (253) 535-9890
    1.1 K-5 435
  • Tacoma Birney
    Grades: PK-5 | 433 students
    1.2 miles
    1202 S 76th St
    Tacoma, WA 98408
    (253) 571-4600
    1.2 PK-5 433
  • Tacoma Christensen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
    1.3 miles
    10232 Barnes Lane
    Tacoma, WA 98444
    (253) 535-9887
    1.3 PK-5 460

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