2111 S J St
Tacoma, WA 98405
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Mccarver serves 434 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mccarver 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

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

School Overview

Mccarver's student population of 434 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
434 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Mccarver is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Mccarver is 0.78, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1962 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
30%
4%
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White
20%
54%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
26%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.78
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 434 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.78 (Top 10%)

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