Southwood Elementary School

  • Southwood Elementary School serves 302 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Southwood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Southwood Elementary School's student population of 302 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students302 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Southwood Elementary School is 0.33, 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 Testing Rank#410 out of 2039 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
81%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
8%
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Diversity Score0.330.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEnumclaw School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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