Spruce Elementary School

  • Spruce Elementary School serves 566 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 56% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Spruce Elementary School's student population of 566 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 52% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Spruce Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spruce Elementary School is 0.77, 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#1150 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Spruce 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)
56%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Spruce 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 Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
12%
4%
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White
33%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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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 Spruce Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.770.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdmonds School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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