4530 46 Av Ne
Seattle, WA 98105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Laurelhurst Elementary School serves 354 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Laurelhurst Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Laurelhurst Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

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School Overview

Laurelhurst Elementary School's student population of 354 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Laurelhurst Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Laurelhurst Elementary School is 0.56, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#209 out of 2052 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
14%
8%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
64%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
12%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 354 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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