Morton Elementary School

  • Morton Elementary School serves 157 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Morton Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Morton Elementary School's student population of 157 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students157 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Morton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morton Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morton Elementary School is 0.36, 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 School Rank (16-17)#946 out of 2028 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morton 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 Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
79%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.360.64
This chart display the diversity score of Morton 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
56%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Morton 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
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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