Meridian Park Elementary School

17077 Meridian Avenue N.
Seattle, WA 98133
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Meridian Park Elementary School serves 745 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Meridian Park Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Meridian Park Elementary School's student population of 745 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
745 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Meridian Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Meridian Park Elementary School is 0.71, 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
#145 out of 2052 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
19%
8%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
9%
4%
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White
47%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
12%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 745 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71 (Top 20%)

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