Peter G Schmidt Elementary School

  • Peter G Schmidt Elementary School serves 596 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Peter G Schmidt Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Peter G Schmidt Elementary School's student population of 596 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Peter G Schmidt Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Peter G Schmidt Elementary School is 0.44, which is less 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 School Rank#818 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
71%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
12%
8%
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Diversity Score0.440.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTumwater School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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    0.4 miles
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    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 709-7600
    0.4 9-12 1,257
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    0.4 miles
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    (800) 382-6010
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  • Olympia New Market High School Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 74 students
    0.5 miles
    7299 New Market Street Sw
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 570-4500
    0.5 10-12 74
  • Olympia New Market Skills Center Vocational School
    Grades: 11-12 | 13 students
    0.5 miles
    7299 New Market Street Sw
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 570-4500
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  • Olympia Gravity High School Alternative School
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    0.6 miles
    6005 Tyee Dr. Sw
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