Saddle Mountain Elementary School

  • Saddle Mountain Elementary School serves 548 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 14% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Saddle Mountain 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Saddle Mountain Elementary School's student population of 548 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students548 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Saddle Mountain Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Saddle Mountain Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Saddle Mountain Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Saddle Mountain Elementary School is 0.02, 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 (16-17)#1989 out of 2028 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Saddle Mountain 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saddle Mountain 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 Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Saddle Mountain Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Saddle Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
Hispanic
99%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Saddle Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
54%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Saddle Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Saddle Mountain Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.020.64
This chart display the diversity score of Saddle Mountain Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Saddle Mountain 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 Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Saddle Mountain Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWahluke School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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