Mead School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 16 public schools serving 10,204 students in Mead School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Mead School District have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 71% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Mead School District are Prairie View Elementary School, Midway Elementary School and Farwell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Mead School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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

Overview

School District Name
Mead 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
16 Schools
2,435 Schools
# Students
10,204 Students
1,115,276 Students
# Teachers
510 Teachers
60,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Mead School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#23 out of 306 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mead   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mead   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)
72%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mead   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 Mead   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.32
0.64
# American Indian Students
40 Students
15,564 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
2%
# Asian Students
101 Students
85,277 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# Hispanic Students
629 Students
257,522 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
23%
# Black Students
136 Students
48,223 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
8,362 Students
601,477 Students
% White Students
82%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
107 Students
12,086 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
829 Students
88,874 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
8%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
156
15,751
# Students in K Grade:
647
81,202
# Students in 1st Grade:
679
83,119
# Students in 2nd Grade:
677
83,362
# Students in 3rd Grade:
745
85,777
# Students in 4th Grade:
711
87,538
# Students in 5th Grade:
775
86,850
# Students in 6th Grade:
766
84,497
# Students in 7th Grade:
807
82,499
# Students in 8th Grade:
802
82,140
# Students in 9th Grade:
822
83,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
848
82,736
# Students in 11th Grade:
839
83,658
# Students in 12th Grade:
930
92,315
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,118 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 $16,363 is less 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
$154 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mead   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
$167 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Mead   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
$15,118
$17,034
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mead   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
$16,363
$17,238
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mead   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 Mead School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Prairie View Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2606 W. Johannsen Rd.
Spokane, WA 99208
(509) 465-7810
Grades: K-5
| 658 students
Rank: #22.
Midway Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
821 E Midway Rd
Colbert, WA 99005
(509) 465-6700
Grades: K-6
| 604 students
Rank: #33.
Farwell Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13005 N Crestline
Spokane, WA 99208
(509) 465-6500
Grades: K-6
| 604 students
Rank: #44.
Mead Senior High School
Math: 56% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(3)
302 W Hastings Rd
Spokane, WA 99218
(509) 465-7000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,633 students
Rank: #55.
Colbert Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4625 E Greenbluff Rd
Colbert, WA 99005
(509) 465-6300
Grades: K-6
| 537 students
Rank: #66.
Meadow Ridge Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15601 N Freya St
Mead, WA 99021
(509) 465-6600
Grades: K-6
| 590 students
Rank: #77.
Northwood Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13120 N Pittsburg
Spokane, WA 99208
(509) 465-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 917 students
Rank: #88.
Mt Spokane High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(4)
6015 E Mt. Spokane Park Dr
Mead, WA 99021
(509) 465-7200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,569 students
Rank: #99.
Mountainside Middle School
Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4717 E Day Mt. Spokane Rd
Colbert, WA 99005
(509) 465-7400
Grades: 7-8
| 726 students
Rank: #1010.
Brentwood Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
406 W Regina Ave
Spokane, WA 99218
(509) 465-6200
Grades: K-6
| 575 students
Rank: #1111.
Evergreen Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
215 W Eddy
Spokane, WA 99208
(509) 465-6400
Grades: K-6
| 609 students
Rank: #1212.
Shiloh Hills Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
505 E Stonewall Ave
Spokane, WA 99208
(509) 465-6800
Grades: K-6
| 554 students
Rank: #1313.
Mead Education Partnership Prog
Alternative School
Math: 39% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8621 N Five Mile Road
Spokane, WA 99208
(509) 465-7700
Grades: K-12
| 447 students
Rank: #1414.
Mead Alternative High School
Alternative School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
529 W Hastings
Spokane, WA 99218
(509) 465-6900
Grades: 9-12
| 84 students
Mead Open Doors
Alternative School
Magnet School
2323 E Farwell Rd
Mead, WA 99021
(509) 340-7800
Grades: 11-12
| 11 students
Mead Preschool
2323 E Farwell Road
Mead, WA 99021
(509) 465-7650
Grades: PK
| 86 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Mead School District
  • 2323 E Farwell Rd, MEAD, WA, 99021-9690
  • (509) 465-6000
  • mead354.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 10,204 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 10% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32

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