Maya Angelou Elementary School

  • Maya Angelou Elementary School serves 903 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Maya Angelou Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Maya Angelou Elementary School's student population of 903 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students903 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Maya Angelou Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maya Angelou Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maya Angelou Elementary School is 0.57, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1150 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maya Angelou 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)
55%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maya Angelou 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 Ratio19:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Maya Angelou Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Maya Angelou Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Asian
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Maya Angelou Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
51%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Maya Angelou Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Maya Angelou Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
41%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Maya Angelou 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
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Maya Angelou Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maya Angelou Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.570.64
This chart display the diversity score of Maya Angelou 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
36%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maya Angelou 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
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maya Angelou 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 NamePasco School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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