14100 Somerset Boulevard Se
Bellevue, WA 98006
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Somerset Elementary School serves 630 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Somerset Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 49% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in WA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 91% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 93% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Somerset Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Somerset Elementary School's student population of 630 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Somerset Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Somerset Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#12 out of 2052 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
73%
8%
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Hispanic
4%
25%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
15%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Somerset Elementary School's ranking?

Somerset Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for: Highest overall rank (Top 1%), Highest math proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 1%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

91% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% WA state average), while 93% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 61% WA state average).

How many students attend Somerset Elementary School?

630 students attend Somerset Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

73% of Somerset Elementary School students are Asian, 15% of students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Somerset Elementary School?

Somerset Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Washington state average of 16:1.

What grades does Somerset Elementary School offer ?

Somerset Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 630 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 91% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 93% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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