Tukwila Elementary School

  • Tukwila Elementary School serves 534 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Tukwila Elementary School's student population of 534 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tukwila Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tukwila Elementary School is 0.80, 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#1488 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tukwila 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)
45%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tukwila 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 Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Tukwila Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
24%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Tukwila Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
27%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tukwila Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
20%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tukwila Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
13%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tukwila Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Tukwila Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
14%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Tukwila Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tukwila Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.800.41
This chart display the diversity score of Tukwila Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tukwila Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tukwila Elementary 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 NameTukwila School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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