410 Howard St
Walla Walla, WA 99362
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Sharpstein Elementary School serves 317 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Sharpstein Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 317 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sharpstein Elementary School's student population of 317 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
317 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Sharpstein Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sharpstein Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1620 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sharpstein 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sharpstein 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
49%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sharpstein Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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White
45%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sharpstein Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 317 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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