Sandburg Elementary School

12801 - 84th Ave Ne
Kirkland, WA 98034
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Sandburg Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sandburg Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sandburg Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Sandburg Elementary School's student population of 460 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Rankings

Sandburg Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Sandburg Elementary School is 0.41, 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
#131 out of 2039 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
71%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
80%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
8%
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Hispanic
7%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
76%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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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 to Sandburg Elementary School is Futures School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Environmental & Adventure School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Discovery School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kirkland Discovery School Alternative School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 69 students
    0.0 miles
    12801 84th Ne
    Kirkland, WA 98034
    (425) 936-2704
    0 K-5 69
  • Kirkland Environmental & Adventure School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 139 students
    0.3 miles
    8040 Ne 132nd
    Kirkland, WA 98034
    (425) 936-2355
    0.3 6-8 139
  • Kirkland Finn Hill Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 633 students
    0.3 miles
    8040 Ne 132nd St
    Kirkland, WA 98034
    (425) 936-2340
    0.3 6-8 633
  • Kirkland Thoreau Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
    0.6 miles
    8224 Ne 138th
    Kirkland, WA 98034
    (425) 936-2720
    0.6 K-5 462
  • Kirkland Juanita Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    0.8 miles
    9635 Ne 132nd
    Kirkland, WA 98034
    (425) 936-2570
    0.8 PK-5 404

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