Lawton Elementary School

  • Lawton Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (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 85% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Lawton Elementary School's student population of 443 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lawton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lawton Elementary School is 0.51, 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#102 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lawton 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)
85%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lawton 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lawton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lawton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lawton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
68%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lawton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
16%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lawton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.510.41
This chart display the diversity score of Lawton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lawton 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
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lawton 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 NameSeattle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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