Swift Water Elementary School

10811 Harbor Hill Drive
Gig Harbor, WA 98332
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Top 20%
Serving 390 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Swift Water Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 53%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 20% in WA
  • : 67% (Top 10%)
  • : 69% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Swift Water Elementary School's student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
390 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Swift Water Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 2,113 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Swift Water Elementary School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WA)
#271 out of 2113 schools
(Top 20%)
67%
40%
69%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
9%
Hispanic
7%
25%
Black
n/a
5%
White
75%
50%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
13%
9%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Swift Water Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
0.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
36%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Swift Water Elementary School's ranking?
Swift Water Elementary School is ranked #271 out of 2,113 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Washington.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
67% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% WA state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% WA state average).
How many students attend Swift Water Elementary School?
390 students attend Swift Water Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Swift Water Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Swift Water Elementary School?
Swift Water Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is equal to the Washington state average of 16:1.
What grades does Swift Water Elementary School offer ?
Swift Water Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Swift Water Elementary School part of?
Swift Water Elementary School is part of Peninsula School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 390 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 67% (Top 10%)
  • : 69% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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