Valhalla Elementary School

27847 42nd Av S
Auburn, WA 98001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Valhalla Elementary School serves 587 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Valhalla Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Valhalla Elementary School's student population of 587 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Rankings

Valhalla Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Valhalla Elementary School is 0.71, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1480 out of 2052 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
10%
8%
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Hispanic
48%
23%
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Black
9%
4%
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White
21%
54%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFederal Way School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Valhalla Elementary School is Thomas Jefferson High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Totem Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Star Lake Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kent Star Lake Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
    0.6 miles
    4014 S 270th
    Kent, WA 98031
    (253) 945-4000
    0.6 PK-5 430
  • Auburn Thomas Jefferson High School Math: 25% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,703 student
    0.6 miles
    4248 S 288th St
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253) 945-5600
    0.6 9-12 1,703
  • Kent Totem Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 690 students
    0.8 miles
    26630 40th Ave S
    Kent, WA 98031
    (253) 945-5100
    0.8 6-8 690
  • Federal Way Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    1.0 miles
    2450 S Star Lake Rd
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253) 945-3100
    1 PK-5 537
  • Auburn Camelot Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 307 students
    1.2 miles
    4041 S 298th
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253) 945-2500
    1.2 PK-5 307

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