Sharpstein Elementary School

  • Sharpstein Elementary School serves 409 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 58% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sharpstein 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46%.

School Overview

  • Sharpstein Elementary School's student population of 409 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sharpstein Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,028 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sharpstein Elementary School is 0.56, 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 School Rank (16-17)#919 out of 2028 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sharpstein Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
51%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
43%
54%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sharpstein Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalla Walla School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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