Sherwood Forest Elementary School

  • Sherwood Forest Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 50-54% (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 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Sherwood Forest Elementary School's student population of 436 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sherwood Forest Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sherwood Forest Elementary School is 0.76, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1116 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sherwood Forest 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sherwood Forest 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
n/a
1%
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Asian
22%
7%
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Hispanic
32%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sherwood Forest Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sherwood Forest Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
29%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sherwood Forest Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sherwood Forest Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.760.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sherwood Forest 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 NameBellevue School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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