1000 S 289th St
Federal Way, WA 98003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Nautilus K-8 School serves 543 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Nautilus K-8 School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is equal to the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower 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 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

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Nautilus K-8 School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

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School Overview

Nautilus K-8 School's student population of 543 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
543 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Nautilus K-8 School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Nautilus K-8 School is 0.77, 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
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State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1223 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
8%
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Hispanic
29%
23%
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Black
10%
4%
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White
34%
54%
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Hawaiian
6%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.77
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
Good school, great hard working teachers, like all schools they are budget constrained as it pertains to extra curriculars. They have a great after school math club. Parental involvement seems higher that average.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 543 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.77 (Top 5%)

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