Libby Center

2900 E 1st Ave
Spokane, WA 99202
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Libby Center serves 527 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Libby Center placed in the top 1% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (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 97% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 527 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 97% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Libby Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

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School Overview

Libby Center's student population of 527 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
527 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Libby Center is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Libby Center is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8 out of 2052 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
95%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
97%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
14%
25%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
71%
50%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
10%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Libby Center's ranking?
Libby Center is ranked #8 out of 2,052 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Washington.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
95% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% WA state average), while 97% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 61% WA state average).
How many students attend Libby Center?
527 students attend Libby Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Libby Center students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Libby Center?
Libby Center has a student ration of 16:1, which is equal to the Washington state average of 16:1.
What grades does Libby Center offer ?
Libby Center offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Libby Center part of?
Libby Center is part of Spokane School District.

School Reviews

4   1/20/2020
I loved the school, last year (grade 7) I was attending the school, and I had amazing friends, I moved and had to switch schools and I really miss Libby; I do wish I could return.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - joshua bruce

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 527 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 97% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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