Parkside Elementary School

  • Parkside Elementary School serves 636 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Parkside Elementary School's student population of 636 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Parkside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parkside 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1132 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parkside 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 Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
28%
23%
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Black
17%
4%
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White
30%
55%
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Hawaiian
5%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parkside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.790.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parkside 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 NameHighline School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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    1.4 miles
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