Washington School

  • Washington School serves 304 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Washington 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • Washington School's student population of 304 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington School is 0.65, which is equal to 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#1473 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
46%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
33%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
18%
38%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 AZ.
Diversity Score0.650.65
This chart display the diversity score of Washington School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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 Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinslow Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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