Washington Elementary School (Closed 2013)

825 Taylor Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Serving 264 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Washington Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 45-49% (which was lower than the California state average of 59%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the California state average of 58%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment was 81% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which was higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
264 students
This chart display total students of Washington Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Washington Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
(11-12)
45-49%
59%
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 California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
(11-12)
35-39%
58%
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 California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Washington Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Washington Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
40%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
22%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
19%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
5%
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 California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This 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 CA.
0.73
This chart display the diversity score of Washington Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
51%
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 California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
9%
8%
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 California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 59% CA state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% CA state average).
How many students attend Washington Elementary School?
264 students attend Washington Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
40% of Washington Elementary School students are Asian, 22% of students are Black, 19% of students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington Elementary School?
Washington Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Washington Elementary School offer ?
Washington Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Washington Elementary School part of?
Washington Elementary School is part of Alameda Unified School District.

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