Manitou Park

4330 S 66th St
Tacoma, WA 98409
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Manitou Park serves 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Manitou Park 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Manitou Park's student population of 470 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Manitou Park 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 diversity score of Manitou Park is 0.77, 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 Testing Rank
#1536 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
6%
8%
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Hispanic
37%
23%
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Black
13%
4%
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White
21%
54%
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Hawaiian
5%
1%
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Two or more races
18%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.770.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
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

The nearest high school to Manitou Park is Mt Tahoma (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gray (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arlington (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tacoma Mt Tahoma Math: 21% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,427 student
    0.3 miles
    4634 S 74th Street
    Tacoma, WA 98409
    (253) 571-3800
    0.3 9-12 1,427
  • Tacoma Arlington Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
    1.0 miles
    3002 S 72nd St
    Tacoma, WA 98409
    (253) 571-3200
    1 PK-5 367
  • Tacoma Gray Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 526 students
    1.0 miles
    6229 S Tyler St
    Tacoma, WA 98409
    (253) 571-5200
    1 6-8 526
  • Tacoma Edison Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
    1.1 miles
    5830 S Pine St
    Tacoma, WA 98409
    (253) 571-1700
    1.1 PK-5 432
  • Lakewood Dower Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
    1.5 miles
    7817 Dower Rd West
    Lakewood, WA 98499
    (253) 583-5240
    1.5 PK-5 310

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