Neely O Brien Elementary School

6300 S 236th St
Kent, WA 98032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Neely O Brien Elementary School serves 814 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Neely O Brien Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Neely O Brien Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Neely O Brien Elementary School's student population of 814 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students814 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Neely O Brien Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Neely O Brien Elementary School is 0.79, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1820 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
17%
8%
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Hispanic
34%
23%
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Black
21%
4%
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White
13%
54%
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Hawaiian
6%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.790.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Neely O Brien Elementary School is Kent Mountain View Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mill Creek Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kent Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kent Kent Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 732 students
    0.8 miles
    24700 64th Ave S
    Kent, WA 98032
    (253) 373-7497
    0.8 PK-6 732
  • Kent Mill Creek Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 811 students
    1.2 miles
    620 Central Ave N
    Kent, WA 98032
    (253) 373-7446
    1.2 7-8 811
  • Kent Sunnycrest Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
    1.3 miles
    24629 42nd Av S
    Kent, WA 98032
    (253) 945-4100
    1.3 PK-5 620
  • Seattle Kent Mountain View Academy Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-12 | 288 students
    1.7 miles
    22420 Military Rd S
    Seattle, WA 98198
    (253) 373-7488
    1.7 K-12 288
  • Kent East Hill Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 528 students
    2.2 miles
    9825 S 240th St
    Kent, WA 98031
    (253) 373-7455
    2.2 PK-6 528

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