Shaw Island Elementary School

  • Shaw Island Elementary School serves 11 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Shaw Island Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Shaw Island Elementary School's student population of 11 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students11 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Shaw Island Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shaw Island Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shaw Island Elementary School is 0.17, 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#1133 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shaw Island 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shaw Island 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:118:1
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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 Shaw Island Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shaw Island Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shaw Island Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
91%
54%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shaw Island Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.170.64
This chart display the diversity score of Shaw Island Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shaw Island Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shaw Island Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShaw Island School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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  • Friday Harbor Friday Harbor Middle School
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  • Friday Harbor Griffin Bay School Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 15 students
    3.8 miles
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  • Lopez Island Cva-lopez Island Alternative School
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