Top 10 Best Washington Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 49 blue ribbon public schools serving 24,116 students in Washington.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Washington are Challenge Elementary School, International Community School and Mercer Island High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Washington blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 76% (versus the 61% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Best Washington Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Challenge Elementary School
Alternative School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5409 228th St Sw
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
(425) 431-7157
Grades: K-6
| 331 students
Rank: #22.
International Community School
Alternative School
Magnet School
Math: 96% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
11133 Ne 65th St
Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 936-2380
Grades: 6-12
| 438 students
Rank: #33.
Mercer Island High School
Math: 90% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
9100 Se 42nd
Mercer Island, WA 98040
(206) 236-3345
Grades: 9-12
| 1,521 students
Rank: #44.
Capt Johnston Blakely Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
4704 Blakely Ave Ne
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
(206) 842-4752
Grades: K-4
| 367 students
Rank: #55.
Wilder Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
22130 Ne 133rd
Woodinville, WA 98077
(425) 936-2740
Grades: K-5
| 613 students
Rank: #66.
Rosa Parks Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
22845 Ne Cedar Park Crescent
Redmond, WA 98053
(425) 936-2650
Grades: K-5
| 644 students
Rank: #77.
Newport Senior High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
4333 Factoria Boulevard Se
Bellevue, WA 98006
(425) 456-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,834 students
Rank: #88.
International School
Alternative School
Math: 80% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
445 128th Ave Se
Bellevue, WA 98005
(425) 456-6500
Grades: 6-12
| 578 students
Rank: #99.
Woodward Middle School
Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9100 Ne Sportsman Club Rd
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
(206) 842-4787
Grades: 7-8
| 584 students
Rank: #1010.
Islander Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8225 Se 72nd
Mercer Island, WA 98040
(206) 236-3413
Grades: 6-8
| 1,146 students
Rank: #1111.
Centennial Elementary Olympia
Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2637 45th Ave Se
Olympia, WA 98501
(360) 596-8300
Grades: PK-5
| 528 students
Rank: #1212.
Pine Lake Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3200 228th Ave Se
Sammamish, WA 98075
(425) 837-5700
Grades: 6-8
| 939 students
Rank: #1313.
Loyal Heights Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
520 Ne Ravenna Blvd
Seattle, WA 98115
(206) 252-1500
Grades: K-5
| 398 students
Rank: #1414.
Moran Prairie Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4224 E 57th Ave
Spokane, WA 99223
(509) 354-3700
Grades: PK-6
| 549 students
Rank: #1515.
Wellington Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
16501 Ne 195 St
Woodinville, WA 98072
(425) 408-5900
Grades: K-5
| 457 students
Rank: #1616.
Vancouver School Of Arts And Academics
Math: 62% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3101 Main St
Vancouver, WA 98663
(360) 313-4600
Grades: 6-12
| 593 students
Rank: #1717.
Vashon Island High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9600 Sw 204th St
Vashon, WA 98070
(206) 463-9171
Grades: 9-12
| 546 students
Rank: #1818.
Hamilton Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1822 W 7th St
Port Angeles, WA 98363
(360) 452-6818
Grades: PK-6
| 386 students
Rank: #1919.
University Place Primary
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
2708 W Grandview Dr
Tacoma, WA 98466
(253) 566-5620
Grades: PK-4
| 516 students
Rank: #2020.
Ridgecrest Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12616 Shaw Rd E
Puyallup, WA 98374
(253) 841-8753
Grades: K-6
| 519 students
Rank: #2121.
Evergreen Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1311 172nd Street East
Spanaway, WA 98387
(253) 683-8200
Grades: K-5
| 536 students
Rank: #2222.
South Whidbey High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5675 Maxwelton
Langley, WA 98260
(360) 221-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 448 students
Rank: #2323.
Cascade Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2330 N. Baker Ave.
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
(509) 884-0523
Grades: K-4
| 512 students
Rank: #2424.
Hilton Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
211 Fourth Avenue
Zillah, WA 98953
(509) 829-5400
Grades: PK-3
| 378 students
Rank: #2525.
Davenport Senior High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
801 7th Street
Davenport, WA 99122
(509) 725-4021
Grades: 6-12
| 330 students
Rank: #2626.
Nooksack Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3333 Breckenridge Rd.
Everson, WA 98247
(360) 966-3321
Grades: PK-5
| 389 students
Rank: #2727.
Northshore Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12101 Ne 160 St
Bothell, WA 98011
(425) 408-6700
Grades: 6-8
| 895 students
Rank: #2828.
Pullman High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
510 Nw Greyhound Way
Pullman, WA 99163
(509) 332-1551
Grades: 9-12
| 840 students
Rank: #2929.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2627 E 17th Ave
Spokane, WA 99223
(509) 354-2620
Grades: PK-6
| 432 students
Rank: #3030.
Selkirk Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
219 Park Avenue
Metaline Falls, WA 99153
(509) 446-4225
Grades: PK-5
| 127 students
Rank: #3131.
Maple Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4925 Corson Av S
Seattle, WA 98108
(206) 252-8310
Grades: K-5
| 532 students
Rank: #3232.
Rosalia Elementary & Secondary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
916 South Josephine
Rosalia, WA 99170
(509) 523-3061
Grades: PK-12
| 173 students
Rank: #3333.
Chelan High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
215 Webster
Chelan, WA 98816
(509) 682-4061
Grades: 9-12
| 469 students
Rank: #3434.
Image Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4400 Ne 122nd Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98682
(360) 604-6850
Grades: PK-5
| 687 students
Rank: #3535.
Pateros Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
344 W Beach St.
Pateros, WA 98846
(509) 923-2343
Grades: K-6
| 176 students
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