Rainier View Elementary School

  • Rainier View Elementary School serves 225 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Rainier View Elementary School's student population of 225 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 114% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rainier View Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rainier View Elementary School is 0.72, 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#718 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
29%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
41%
4%
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White
4%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rainier View Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.720.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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