Salmon Creek Elementary School

1601 Ne 129th St
Vancouver, WA 98685
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 390 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Salmon Creek Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 53%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Top 30% in WA
  • : 51% (Top 30%)
  • : 58% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Salmon Creek Elementary School's student population of 390 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
390 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Salmon Creek Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 2,113 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Salmon Creek Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WA)
#590 out of 2113 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Salmon Creek Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
51%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Salmon Creek 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 2021-22 school year data.
58%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Salmon Creek 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 2021-22 school year data.
60-64%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Salmon Creek Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Salmon Creek Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
3%
9%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Salmon Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
25%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Salmon Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Salmon Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
70%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Salmon Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Hawaiian students in Salmon Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Salmon Creek Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Washington.
0.48
This chart displays the diversity score of Salmon Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Salmon Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Salmon Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Salmon Creek Elementary School's ranking?
Salmon Creek Elementary School is ranked #590 out of 2,113 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Washington.
What schools are Salmon Creek Elementary School often compared to?
Salmon Creek Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like South Ridge Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
51% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% WA state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% WA state average).
How many students attend Salmon Creek Elementary School?
390 students attend Salmon Creek Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Salmon Creek Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Salmon Creek Elementary School?
Salmon Creek Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Washington state average of 16:1.
What grades does Salmon Creek Elementary School offer ?
Salmon Creek Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Salmon Creek Elementary School part of?
Salmon Creek Elementary School is part of Vancouver School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 51% (Top 30%)
  • : 58% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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