Aberdeen School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 3,308 students in Aberdeen School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Aberdeen School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Aberdeen School District are Central Park Elementary School, Stevens Elementary School and Mcdermoth Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Aberdeen School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Aberdeen School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Washington for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Aberdeen School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
12 Schools
2,514 Schools
# Students
3,308 Students
1,089,064 Students
# Teachers
164 Teachers
62,078 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Aberdeen School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 303 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#239 out of 306 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Aberdeen   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Aberdeen   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Aberdeen   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
73%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Aberdeen   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.67
# American Indian Students
85 Students
14,334 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
1%
# Asian Students
48 Students
90,824 Students
% Asian Students
2%
8%
# Hispanic Students
1,135 Students
268,788 Students
% Hispanic Students
34%
25%
# Black Students
34 Students
49,701 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,734 Students
554,577 Students
% White Students
52%
51%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
13,446 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
270 Students
95,985 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
9%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
147
19,196
# Students in K Grade:
196
70,636
# Students in 1st Grade:
202
78,297
# Students in 2nd Grade:
243
79,453
# Students in 3rd Grade:
217
79,424
# Students in 4th Grade:
217
80,784
# Students in 5th Grade:
228
81,374
# Students in 6th Grade:
248
83,852
# Students in 7th Grade:
292
86,059
# Students in 8th Grade:
253
86,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
258
85,558
# Students in 10th Grade:
257
83,970
# Students in 11th Grade:
265
83,278
# Students in 12th Grade:
285
90,850
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,624 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,989. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,764 is less than the state median of $18,307. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue
$52 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Aberdeen   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$49 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Aberdeen   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,624
$17,989
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Aberdeen   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,764
$18,307
This chart display average spending per public school student in Aberdeen   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Aberdeen School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Park Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
601 School Road
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2171
Grades: K-5
| 124 students
Rank: #22.
Stevens Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
301 S. Farragut
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2150
Grades: PK-5
| 348 students
Rank: #33.
Mcdermoth Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
409 North K St
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2121
Grades: K-5
| 293 students
Rank: #44.
Miller Junior High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
100 E Lindstrom
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2100
Grades: 6-8
| 781 students
Rank: #55.
J M Weatherwax High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
410 North G Street
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2043
Grades: 9-12
| 976 students
Rank: #66.
Robert Gray Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1516 North B St
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2140
Grades: PK-5
| 275 students
Rank: #77.
A J West Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 Bay Ave.
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2131
Grades: PK-5
| 306 students
Rank: #88.
Harbor High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
300 N. Williams
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2189
Grades: 9-12
| 59 students
Rank: #99.
Grays Harbor Juvenile Detention
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
103 Junction City Rd.
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2189
Grades: 6-12
| 11 students
Rank: n/an/a
Grays Harbor Academy
Alternative School
216 North G St.
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2059
Grades: 3-12
| 29 students
Rank: n/an/a
1313 Pacific
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2190
Grades: PK
| 105 students
Rank: n/an/a
410 North G Street
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 538-2040
Grades: 9-12
| 1 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Aberdeen School District
  • 216 N G ST, ABERDEEN, WA, 98520-5297
  • (360) 538-2000
  • asd5.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,308 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 73% (Btm 50% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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