Lake Washington School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 53 public schools serving 29,727 students in Lake Washington School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 1% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Lake Washington School District have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 85% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lake Washington School District are International Community School, Northstar Middle School and Stella Schola. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lake Washington School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 1%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 1%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 1%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lake Washington School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
53 Schools
2,435 Schools
# Students
29,727 Students
1,115,276 Students
# Teachers
1,592 Teachers
60,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Lake Washington School District, which is ranked within the top 1% of all 305 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 93% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#3 out of 306 school districts
(Top 1%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lake Washington   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Washington   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)
85%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Washington   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
93%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lake Washington   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.64
# American Indian Students
60 Students
15,564 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
8,387 Students
85,277 Students
% Asian Students
28%
8%
# Hispanic Students
3,050 Students
257,522 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
23%
# Black Students
515 Students
48,223 Students
% Black Students
2%
4%
# White Students
15,370 Students
601,477 Students
% White Students
52%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
12,086 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
2,309 Students
88,874 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
8%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
214
15,751
# Students in K Grade:
2,226
81,202
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,499
83,119
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,578
83,362
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,457
85,777
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,534
87,538
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,462
86,850
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,321
84,497
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,296
82,499
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,221
82,140
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,075
83,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,979
82,736
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,928
83,658
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,937
92,315
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,408 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,034. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,157 is higher than the state median of $17,238. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue
$458 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lake Washington   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$570 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake Washington   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,408
$17,034
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake Washington   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,157
$17,238
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake Washington   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Lake Washington School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #2 - 42. - 4.
Northstar Middle School
Alternative School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10903 Ne 53rd St
Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 936-1760
Grades: 6-8
| 90 students
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Stella Schola
Alternative School
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
13505 Ne 75th Street
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2475
Grades: 6-8
| 90 students
Rank: #2 - 42. - 4.
Tesla Stem High School
Alternative School
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4301 228th Ave Ne
Redmond, WA 98053
(425) 936-2770
Grades: 9-12
| 605 students
Rank: #55.
Smith Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
23305 Ne 14th St
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-2710
Grades: K-5
| 697 students
Rank: #66.
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: #77.
Explorer Community School
Alternative School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7040 208th Ne
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2533
Grades: 1-5
| 71 students
Rank: #88.
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: #99.
Carson Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1035 - 244th Ave Ne
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-2750
Grades: PK-5
| 472 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Environmental & Adventure School
Alternative School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8040 Ne 132nd
Kirkland, WA 98034
(425) 936-2355
Grades: 6-8
| 139 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Evergreen Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6900 208th Ave Ne
Redmond, WA 98053
(425) 936-2320
Grades: 6-8
| 1,198 students
Rank: #1212.
Blackwell Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3225 - 205th Pl Ne
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-2520
Grades: K-5
| 558 students
Rank: #1313.
Inglewood Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
24120 Ne 8th St
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-2360
Grades: 6-8
| 1,207 students
Rank: #1414.
Eastlake High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 228th Ne
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-1500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,871 students
Rank: #1515.
Mcauliffe Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
23823 Ne 22nd
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-2620
Grades: K-5
| 495 students
Rank: #1616.
Alcott Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4213 - 228th Ave Ne
Redmond, WA 98053
(425) 936-2490
Grades: K-5
| 835 students
Rank: #1717.
Rockwell Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11125 - 162nd Ave Ne
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2670
Grades: K-5
| 633 students
Rank: #1818.
Mann Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17001 Ne 104th
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2610
Grades: K-5
| 460 students
Rank: #1919.
Mead Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1725 216th Ave Ne
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-2630
Grades: K-5
| 604 students
Rank: #2020.
Kirkland Middle School
Math: 84% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
430 18th Ave
Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 936-2420
Grades: 6-8
| 613 students
Rank: #2121.
Einstein Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
18025 Ne 116th
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2540
Grades: K-5
| 454 students
Rank: #2222.
Rush Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6101 152nd Ave Ne
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2690
Grades: PK-5
| 628 students
Rank: #2323.
Audubon Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3045 180th Ne
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2500
Grades: K-5
| 593 students
Rank: #2424.
Renaissance School
Alternative School
Magnet School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 228th Ave Ne
Sammamish, WA 98074
(425) 936-1544
Grades: 6-8
| 93 students
Rank: #2525.
Redmond High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
17272 Ne 104th
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-1800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,896 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Redmond Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10055 166th Ave Ne
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2440
Grades: 6-8
| 1,033 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Twain Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9525 130th Ave Ne
Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 936-2730
Grades: K-5
| 602 students
Rank: #2828.
Kirk Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1312 6th Street
Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 936-2590
Grades: K-5
| 560 students
Rank: #2929.
Thoreau Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8224 Ne 138th
Kirkland, WA 98034
(425) 936-2720
Grades: K-5
| 462 students
Rank: #3030.
Discovery School
Alternative School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12801 84th Ne
Kirkland, WA 98034
(425) 936-2704
Grades: K-5
| 69 students
Rank: #3131.
Rose Hill Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
13505 Ne 75th
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2460
Grades: 6-8
| 890 students
Rank: #3232.
Lake Washington High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
12033 Ne 80th
Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 936-1700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,705 students
Rank: #3333.
Redmond Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
16800 Ne 80th
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 936-2660
Grades: K-5
| 781 students
Rank: #3434.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12434 Ne 60th
Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 936-2550
Grades: K-5
| 455 students
Rank: #3535.
Lakeview Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10400 Ne 68th
Kirkland, WA 98033
(425) 936-2600
Grades: K-5
| 565 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 29,727 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 10% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

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