Terrace Heights Elementary School

  • Terrace Heights Elementary School serves 508 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 59% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Terrace Heights Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Terrace Heights Elementary School's student population of 508 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Terrace Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Terrace Heights Elementary School is 0.55, 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 School Rank#769 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
41%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
54%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
8%
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Diversity Score0.550.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Terrace Heights Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Valley School District (Yakima) School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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