Issaquah School District

565 NW HOLLY ST
ISSAQUAH , WA 98027 - 2899
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 22 public elementary schools serving 13,755 students in Issaquah School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public elementary schools in Washington.
Public Elementary Schools in Issaquah School District have an average math proficiency score of 77% (versus the Washington public elementary school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 79% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Issaquah School District are Discovery Elementary School, Cougar Ridge Elementary School and Cascade Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Washington public elementary school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
28 Schools
1,783 Schools
# Students
20,164 Students
728,728 Students
# Teachers
1,120 Teachers
44,674 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Issaquah School District, which is ranked within the top 5% 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 92% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#4 out of 306 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Issaquah   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Issaquah   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)
81%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Issaquah   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
92%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Issaquah   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.66
0.67
# American Indian Students
37 Students
9,969 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
6,680 Students
61,193 Students
% Asian Students
33%
9%
# Hispanic Students
1,856 Students
180,886 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
25%
# Black Students
424 Students
33,247 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
9,419 Students
366,499 Students
% White Students
47%
50%
# Hawaiian Students
37 Students
9,031 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
1,711 Students
67,275 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
9%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
154
12,147
# Students in K Grade:
1,138
69,077
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,442
78,288
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,398
79,450
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,531
79,417
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,587
80,780
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,526
81,369
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,649
83,847
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,594
74,117
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,665
72,264
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,646
4,618
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,624
4,350
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,604
4,046
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,606
4,958
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,146 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 $20,450 is higher 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 (19-20)
$326 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Issaquah   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$412 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Issaquah   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,146
$17,989
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Issaquah   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
$20,450
$18,307
This chart display average spending per public school student in Issaquah   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 Issaquah School District Public Elementary Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Discovery Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2300 228th Ave Se
Sammamish, WA 98075
(425) 837-4100
Grades: PK-5
| 649 students
Rank: #22.
Cougar Ridge Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4630 167th Ave Se
Bellevue, WA 98006
(425) 837-7300
Grades: K-5
| 522 students
Rank: #33.
Cascade Ridge Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2020 Trossachs Blvd Se
Sammamish, WA 98075
(425) 837-5500
Grades: K-5
| 445 students
Rank: #44.
Sunny Hills Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3200 Issaquah-pine Lake Rd Se
Sammamish, WA 98075
(425) 837-7400
Grades: K-5
| 802 students
Rank: #55.
Endeavour Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
26205 Se Issaquah-fall City Rd
Issaquah, WA 98029
(425) 837-7350
Grades: K-5
| 500 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Beaver Lake Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
25025 Se 32nd St
Issaquah, WA 98029
(425) 837-4150
Grades: 6-8
| 807 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Briarwood Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17020 Se 134th St
Renton, WA 98059
(425) 837-5000
Grades: PK-5
| 663 students
Rank: #88.
Pine Lake Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3095 Issaquah-pine Lake Rd Se
Sammamish, WA 98075
(425) 837-5700
Grades: 6-8
| 942 students
Rank: #99.
Creekside Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
20777 Se 16th St
Sammamish, WA 98075
(425) 837-5200
Grades: K-5
| 686 students
Rank: #1010.
Pacific Cascade Middle School
Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
24635 Se Issaquah Fall City Ro
Issaquah, WA 98029
(425) 837-5900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,011 students
Rank: #1111.
Maple Hills Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
15644 204th Ave Se
Renton, WA 98059
(425) 837-5100
Grades: K-5
| 385 students
Rank: #1212.
Newcastle Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8400 136th Ave Se
Renton, WA 98059
(425) 837-5801
Grades: K-5
| 557 students
Rank: #1313.
Apollo Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
15025 Se 117th St
Renton, WA 98059
(425) 837-7500
Grades: PK-5
| 531 students
Rank: #1414.
Grand Ridge Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1739 Ne Park Dr
Issaquah, WA 98029
(425) 837-7926
Grades: K-5
| 628 students
Rank: #1515.
Sunset Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4229 W Lake Samm Pkwy Se
Bellevue, WA 98008
(425) 837-5601
Grades: PK-5
| 568 students
Rank: #1616.
Issaquah Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
600 2nd Ave Se
Issaquah, WA 98027
(425) 837-6800
Grades: 6-8
| 969 students
Rank: #1717.
Maywood Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
14490 168th Ave Se
Renton, WA 98059
(425) 837-6900
Grades: 6-8
| 1,163 students
Rank: #1818.
Challenger Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
25200 Se Klahanie Blvd
Issaquah, WA 98029
(425) 837-7550
Grades: K-5
| 512 students
Rank: #1919.
Clark Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
335 First Avenue Se
Issaquah, WA 98027
(425) 837-6250
Grades: K-5
| 718 students
Rank: #2020.
Issaquah Valley Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
555 Nw Holly St
Issaquah, WA 98027
(425) 837-6600
Grades: K-5
| 564 students
Rank: #2121.
Issaquah Special Services
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5150 220th Ave Se
Issaquah, WA 98029
(425) 837-7091
Grades: PK-12
| 43 students
Rank: #2222.
Echo Glen School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
33010 Se 99th St
Snoqualmie, WA 98065
(425) 831-2520
Grades: 5-12
| 90 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 28
  • Enrollment: 20,164 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 10% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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