Sandburg Elementary School

  • Sandburg Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 83% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Sandburg Elementary School's student population of 457 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sandburg Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sandburg Elementary School is 0.38, 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#58 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sandburg 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)
83%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sandburg 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sandburg Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 1991-92 school year data.
Asian
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sandburg Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sandburg Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sandburg Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
78%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sandburg Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sandburg Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.380.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sandburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sandburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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