Mcdermoth Elementary School

  • Mcdermoth Elementary School serves 365 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Mcdermoth 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 44%.

School Overview

  • Mcdermoth Elementary School's student population of 365 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students365 students
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers

School Comparison

  • Mcdermoth Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,014 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcdermoth Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
62%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
31%
22%
White
59%
56%
Two or more races
8%
7%
Diversity Score0.550.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAberdeen School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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