Washington School

  • Washington School serves 461 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Washington School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26%.

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School Overview

  • Washington School's student population of 461 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Washington School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 943 schools in Utah (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Washington School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#681 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
25%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington School and the percentage of Black public school students in Utah by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
66%
74%
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Hawaiian
3%
2%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.500.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utah by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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