Rush Elementary School

  • Rush Elementary School serves 628 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (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 83% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rush Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Rush Elementary School's student population of 628 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students628 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Rush Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rush Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rush Elementary School is 0.61, 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#97 out of 2039 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
46%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
41%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
8%
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Diversity Score0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rush 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 (14-15)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Rush Elementary School is Contractual Schools (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Redmond Contractual Schools Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12 | 38 students
    0.9 miles
    16250 Ne 74th St
    Redmond, WA 98073
    (425) 702-3200
    0.9 PK-12 38
  • Redmond Washington Network For Innovative Careers Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
    0.9 miles
    Wanic, 16250 Ne 74th Street
    Redmond, WA 98073
    (425) 702-3283
    0.9 9-12 33
  • Redmond Rose Hill Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 890 students
    1.2 miles
    13505 Ne 75th
    Redmond, WA 98052
    (425) 936-2460
    1.2 6-8 890
  • Redmond Stella Schola Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 90 students
    1.2 miles
    13505 Ne 75th Street
    Redmond, WA 98052
    (425) 936-2475
    1.2 6-8 90
  • Redmond Redmond Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 781 students
    1.4 miles
    16800 Ne 80th
    Redmond, WA 98052
    (425) 936-2660
    1.4 K-5 781

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