Mcmicken Heights Elementary School

  • Mcmicken Heights Elementary School serves 554 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (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 33% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Mcmicken Heights Elementary School's student population of 554 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 47% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students554 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcmicken Heights Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcmicken Heights Elementary School is 0.80, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1665 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mcmicken Heights 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
17%
7%
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Hispanic
26%
23%
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Black
27%
4%
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White
18%
55%
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Hawaiian
7%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mcmicken Heights Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.800.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHighline School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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