Mead Elementary School

1725 216th Ave Ne
Sammamish, WA 98074
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Mead Elementary School serves 604 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mead Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 88% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Mead Elementary School's student population of 604 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students604 students
This chart display total students of Mead Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Mead Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Mead Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Mead Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Mead Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Mead Elementary School is 0.61, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#57 out of 2052 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Mead Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mead 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mead 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mead Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Mead Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
31%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mead Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mead Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mead Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mead Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Mead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mead Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.610.64
This chart display the diversity score of Mead Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mead Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mead Elementary School is Eastlake High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renaissance School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blackwell Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sammamish Eastlake High School Math: 81% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,871 student
    1.1 miles
    400 228th Ne
    Sammamish, WA 98074
    (425) 936-1500
    1.1 9-12 1,871
  • Sammamish Blackwell Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
    1.2 miles
    3225 - 205th Pl Ne
    Sammamish, WA 98074
    (425) 936-2520
    1.2 K-5 558
  • Sammamish Smith Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 697 students
    1.2 miles
    23305 Ne 14th St
    Sammamish, WA 98074
    (425) 936-2710
    1.2 K-5 697
  • Redmond Alcott Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 835 students
    1.6 miles
    4213 - 228th Ave Ne
    Redmond, WA 98053
    (425) 936-2490
    1.6 K-5 835
  • Sammamish Mcauliffe Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 495 students
    1.6 miles
    23823 Ne 22nd
    Sammamish, WA 98074
    (425) 936-2620
    1.6 K-5 495

School Reviews

Review Mead Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
June 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.