Fife School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 6 public schools in Fife School District, serving 3,839 students.
- Public school in Fife School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 61% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Washington.
- Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Washington public school average of 18:1.
|School District Name||Fife School District|
|School District Website||http://www.fifeschools.com|
|School District Phone Number||(253)517-1000|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (WA)|
|# of Schools||6 Schools||2,435 Schools|
|# of Students||3,839 Students||1,112,435 Students|
|# of Teachers||201 Teachers||60,269 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||18:1|
- Fife School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 305 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 78% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (WA)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||25 Students||15,622 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||312 Students||85,396 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||769 Students||257,984 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||178 Students||48,441 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,817 Students||603,896 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||197 Students||12,141 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students|
|# of Two or more races Students||541 Students||88,955 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||54||15,754|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||295||81,110|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||279||83,006|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||273||83,225|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||302||85,737|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||294||87,520|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||285||86,815|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||316||84,097|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||284||82,192|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||289||81,964|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||305||83,278|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||289||82,294|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||270||83,363|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||304||92,080|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $9,974 in this school district is less than the state average of $15,382. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $9,520 is less than the state average of $13,509. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (WA)|
|Total Revenue||$36 MM||$12 MM|
|Spending||$34 MM||$11 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$9,974||$15,382|
|Spending / Student||$9,520||$13,509|
Fife School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency)
- Columbia Junior High School 2901 54th Avenue E
Tacoma, WA 98424
Grades: 8-9 | 595 students
- Discovery Primary School1205 19th Avenue
Milton, WA 98354
Grades: PK-1 | 632 students
- Endeavour Intermediate 1304 17th Avenue
Milton, WA 98354
Grades: 2-5 | 583 students
- Hedden Elementary School 11313 8th St E
Puyallup, WA 98372
Grades: 2-5 | 567 students
- Surprise Lake Middle School 2001 Milton Way
Milton, WA 98354
Grades: 6-7 | 600 students
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