Silver Firs Elementary School

  • Silver Firs Elementary School serves 527 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Silver Firs Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46%.

Top Placements

Silver Firs Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

  • Silver Firs Elementary School's student population of 527 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students527 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Silver Firs Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Silver Firs Elementary School is 0.61, 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)#395 out of 2028 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
17%
8%
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Hispanic
15%
23%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
58%
54%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Silver Firs Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEverett School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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