Prosser Heights Elementary School

  • Prosser Heights Elementary School serves 476 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 40% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Prosser Heights Elementary School's student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prosser Heights Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prosser Heights Elementary School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1327 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prosser Heights 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 Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
65%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
32%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prosser Heights Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.48n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prosser Heights 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 NameProsser School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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