Park Avenue Center served 32 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤20% (which was lower than the Washington state average of 64%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≤20% (which was lower than the Washington state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 was lower than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 50% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
≤20%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Park Avenue Center 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
≤20%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Park Avenue Center 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Park Avenue Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Park Avenue Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Park Avenue Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Park Avenue Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
41%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Park Avenue Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Park Avenue Center and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
3%
1%
Two or more races
n/a
9%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Park Avenue Center.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Park Avenue Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Park Avenue Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% WA state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 73% WA state average).

How many students attend Park Avenue Center?

32 students attend Park Avenue Center.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

50% of Park Avenue Center students are White, 41% of students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Park Avenue Center?

Park Avenue Center has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the Washington state average of 16:1.

What grades does Park Avenue Center offer ?

Park Avenue Center offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12

What school district is Park Avenue Center part of?

Park Avenue Center is part of Tacoma School District.

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