Washington Elementary School

  • Washington Elementary School serves 899 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Washington Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Washington Elementary School's student population of 899 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students899 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Washington Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1414 out of 1897 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Washington Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
65%
45%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
16%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
9%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.550.65
This chart display the diversity score of Washington Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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