Salmon Bay K-8 School

  • Salmon Bay K-8 School serves 647 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 78% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Salmon Bay K-8 School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Salmon Bay K-8 School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Salmon Bay K-8 School's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salmon Bay K-8 School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Salmon Bay K-8 School is 0.39, 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#244 out of 2039 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
5%
8%
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Hispanic
6%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
77%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
10%
8%
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Diversity Score0.390.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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