Serene Lake Elementary School

4709 Picnic Point Rd
Edmonds, WA 98026
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Serene Lake Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Serene Lake Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 59% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Serene Lake Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Serene Lake Elementary School's student population of 421 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Serene Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Serene Lake Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#870 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
12%
8%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
50%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
14%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMukilteo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Serene Lake Elementary School is Meadowdale High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Meadowdale Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Picnic Point Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Edmonds Picnic Point Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 443 students
    0.6 miles
    5819 140th St Sw
    Edmonds, WA 98026
    (425) 366-3400
    0.6 K-5 443
  • Mukilteo Endeavour Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 489 students
    1.2 miles
    12300 Harbour Pointe Blvd
    Mukilteo, WA 98275
    (425) 366-2800
    1.2 K-5 489
  • Lynnwood Beverly Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 582 students
    1.7 miles
    5221 168th St Sw
    Lynnwood, WA 98037
    (425) 431-7732
    1.7 K-6 582
  • Lynnwood Meadowdale High School Math: 53% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,627 student
    1.9 miles
    6002 168th St Sw
    Lynnwood, WA 98037
    (425) 431-7650
    1.9 9-12 1,627
  • Mukilteo Eceap
    Grades: PK | 3 students
    2.0 miles
    3616 South Road, Suite C-4
    Mukilteo, WA 98275
    (425) 356-1312
    2 PK 3

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