Poulsbo Elementary School

  • Poulsbo Elementary School serves 516 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (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 59% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Poulsbo Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Poulsbo Elementary School's student population of 516 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Poulsbo Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Poulsbo Elementary School is 0.52, 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#501 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
67%
55%
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Two or more races
11%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Poulsbo Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.520.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Kitsap School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Poulsbo Elementary School is Pal Program (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Poulsbo Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Poulsbo Poulsbo Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 809 students
    0.3 miles
    2003 Ne Hostmark
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360)396-3200
    0.3 6-8 809
  • Kingston Pal Program Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 70 students
    0.4 miles
    9000 Ne West Kingston Rd
    Kingston, WA 98346
    (360)396-3424
    0.4 K-12 70
  • Poulsbo Special Programs Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 2 students
    0.4 miles
    18360 Caldart Ave Ne
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360)396-3024
    0.4 PK-12 2
  • Poulsbo North Kitsap High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1151 students
    0.5 miles
    1780 Ne Hostmark
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360)396-3100
    0.5 9-12 1151
  • Poulsbo Chief Kitsap Academy
    Grades: K-12 | 74 students
    2.4 miles
    15838 Sandy Hook Rd
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360)394-8566
    2.4 K-12 74

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