1310 Sw 325th St
Federal Way, WA 98023
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Silver Lake Elementary School - Federal Way serves 428 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Silver Lake Elementary School - Federal Way 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 36% (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 45% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

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School Overview

Silver Lake Elementary School - Federal Way's student population of 428 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
428 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Silver Lake Elementary School - Federal Way 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 Silver Lake Elementary School - Federal Way is 0.80, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1642 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
8%
8%
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Hispanic
29%
23%
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Black
24%
4%
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White
19%
54%
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Hawaiian
7%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.80
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 428 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.80 (Top 5%)

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