Paterson Elementary School

  • Paterson Elementary School serves 132 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Paterson Elementary School's student population of 132 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paterson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paterson Elementary School is 0.50, 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#406 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paterson 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 Ratio19:119:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
49%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paterson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
51%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paterson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paterson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.500.41
This chart display the diversity score of Paterson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paterson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaterson School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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