North Star Elementary School

  • North Star Elementary School serves 468 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is 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 50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • North Star Elementary School's student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Star Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Star Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#872 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Star 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)
50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Star 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
23%
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Black
5%
4%
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White
62%
55%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
14%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Star Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Star Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBethel School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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