Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School

  • Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School serves 671 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School's student population of 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students671 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School is 0.45, 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 Testing Rank#1594 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
74%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
9%
8%
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Diversity Score0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrting School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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