Tops K-8 School

  • Tops K-8 School serves 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (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 72% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Tops K-8 School's student population of 471 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tops K-8 School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tops K-8 School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#472 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tops K-8 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)
72%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tops K-8 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 Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
21%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Tops K-8 School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
23%
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Black
11%
4%
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White
50%
55%
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Two or more races
14%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tops K-8 School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.680.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tops K-8 School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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