Samish Elementary School

  • Samish Elementary School serves 175 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Samish Elementary School's student population of 175 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students175 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Samish Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Samish Elementary School is 0.25, which is less 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#620 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
86%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
8%
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Diversity Score0.250.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSedro-Woolley School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sedro Woolley Evergreen Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 552 students
    4.9 miles
    1007 Mcgargile Road
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360)856-6386
    4.9 K-6 552
  • Sedro Woolley Cascade Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 612 students
    5.1 miles
    201 N. Township
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360)855-3520
    5.1 7-8 612
  • Mount Vernon Good Beginnings Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 57 students
    5.5 miles
    780 Cook Rd
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360)855-3565
    5.5 PK 57
  • Sedro Woolley Connections Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    5.7 miles
    24828 Turning Point Court
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360)855-3500
    5.7 9-12 n/a
  • Sedro Woolley State Street High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 158 students
    5.7 miles
    800 State Street
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360)855-3550
    5.7 9-12 158

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