Top 10 Best Washington Blue Ribbon Public Preschools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 15 blue ribbon public preschools serving 5,646 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 preschools in Washington are Hilton Elementary School, Moran Prairie Elementary School and Nooksack Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Washington blue ribbon public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Washington public pre school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 57% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public preschool average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Top Washington Blue Ribbon Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Students Year
  • Rank: #11.
    Hilton Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    211 Fourth Avenue
    Zillah, WA 98953
    (509) 829-5400

    378 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #22.
    Moran Prairie Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4224 E 57th Ave
    Spokane, WA 99223
    (509) 354-3700

    549 students
    Year: 2006
  • Rank: #33.
    Nooksack Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3333 Breckenridge Rd.
    Everson, WA 98247
    (360) 966-3321

    389 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #44.
    Centennial Elementary Olympia Math: 77% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2637 45th Ave Se
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 596-8300

    528 students
    Year: 2010
  • Rank: #55.
    University Place Primary Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2708 W Grandview Dr
    Tacoma, WA 98466
    (253) 566-5620

    516 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #66.
    Hamilton Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1822 W 7th St
    Port Angeles, WA 98363
    (360) 452-6818

    386 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #77.
    Selkirk Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    219 Park Avenue
    Metaline Falls, WA 99153
    (509) 446-4225

    127 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #88.
    Franklin Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2627 E 17th Ave
    Spokane, WA 99223
    (509) 354-2620

    432 students
    Year: 2004
  • Rank: #99.
    Rosalia Elementary & Secondary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    916 South Josephine
    Rosalia, WA 99170
    (509) 523-3061

    173 students
    Year: 2006
  • Rank: #1010.
    Marvista Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    19800 Marine View Dr Sw
    Seattle, WA 98166
    (206) 631-4200

    609 students
    Year: 2004
  • Rank: #1111.
    Image Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4400 Ne 122nd Avenue
    Vancouver, WA 98682
    (360) 604-6850

    687 students
    Year: 2005
  • Rank: #1212.
    P C Jantz Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    311 South First Street
    Odessa, WA 99159
    (509) 982-2603

    127 students
    Year: 2010
  • Rank: #1313.
    Franklin Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1402 S Lawrence St
    Tacoma, WA 98405
    (253) 571-1400

    306 students
    Year: 2003, 2004
  • Rank: #1414.
    Camelot Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4041 S 298th
    Auburn, WA 98001
    (253) 945-2500

    307 students
    Year: 2005
  • Rank: #1515.
    Columbia High And Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4961b Hunters Shop Road
    Hunters, WA 99137
    (509) 722-3311

    132 students
    Year: 2009
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