9525 130th Ave Ne
Kirkland, WA 98033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Mark Twain Elementary School serves 632 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mark Twain Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 82% (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 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Mark Twain Elementary School's student population of 632 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
632 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Mark Twain Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Mark Twain Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#113 out of 2052 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
27%
8%
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Hispanic
14%
25%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
46%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
11%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 632 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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