Sheridan Elementary School

  • Sheridan Elementary School serves 467 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Sheridan Elementary School's student population of 467 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students467 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sheridan Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sheridan Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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#1764 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sheridan 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 Ratio14:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
9%
7%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
4%
4%
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White
60%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
14%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sheridan Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.600.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheridan 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 NameSpokane School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Sheridan Elementary School is The Healing Lodge (1.2 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Libby Center (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Libby Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spokane Libby Center Special Education School
    Grades: 4-8 | 338 students
    0.7 miles
    2900 E 1st Ave
    Spokane, WA 99202
    (509)354-7500
    0.7 4-8 338
  • Spokane Franklin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
    1.1 miles
    2627 E 17th Ave
    Spokane, WA 99223
    (509)354-2620
    1.1 PK-6 414
  • Spokane The Healing Lodge
    Grades: 8-12 | 3 students
    1.2 miles
    5600 E 8th Ave
    Spokane, WA 99212
    (509)533-6910
    1.2 8-12 3
  • Spokane Lincoln Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 499 students
    1.2 miles
    3322 E 22nd Ave
    Spokane, WA 99223
    (509)354-3300
    1.2 PK-6 499
  • Spokane Sccp Images Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 45 students
    1.6 miles
    1810 N Greene St
    Spokane, WA 99217
    (509)533-7326
    1.6 12 45

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