Waldron Island School

  • Waldron Island School serves 5 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Waldron Island School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Waldron Island School's student population of 5 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students5 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waldron Island School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,014 schools in Washington (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waldron Island School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1211 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waldron Island 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio3:119:1
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Hispanic
n/a
23%
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White
80%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waldron Island School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
20%
8%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waldron Island School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.32n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waldron Island School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrcas Island School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Waldron Island School is Oasis K-12 (6.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Oasis K-12 (6.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Oasis K-12 (6.1 miles away)
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