Top Skagit County Public Schools

All
(51)
All
(51)
 
High
(18)
High
(18)
 
Middle
(16)
Middle
(16)
 
Elementary
(31)
Elementary
(31)
 
Pre-K
(5)
Pre-K
(5)
 
Private
(13)
Private
(13)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 51 public schools in Skagit County, WA, serving 19,419 students. Skagit County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Skagit County, WA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 61% statewide average). Schools in Skagit County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Washington public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Skagit County, WA are Anacortes High School, Fidalgo Elementary School and Island View Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Washington public school average of 18:1.

Top Skagit County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Anacortes High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1600 20th Street
    Anacortes, WA 98221
    (360) 293-2166

    Grades: 9-12 | 795 students
  • Fidalgo Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13590 Gibralter Road
    Anacortes, WA 98221
    (360) 293-9545

    Grades: K-5 | 367 students
  • Island View Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2501 J Avenue
    Anacortes, WA 98221
    (360) 293-3149

    Grades: K-5 | 426 students
  • Clear Lake Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    23631 Lake Street
    Clearlake, WA 98235
    (360) 855-3530

    Grades: K-6 | 304 students
  • Anacortes Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2202 M Avenue
    Anacortes, WA 98221
    (360) 293-1230

    Grades: 6-8 | 623 students
  • Lyman Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8183 Lyman Avenue
    Lyman, WA 98263
    (360) 855-3535

    Grades: K-6 | 176 students
  • Big Lake Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    16802 Lake View Blvd.
    Mount Vernon, WA 98274
    (360) 855-3525

    Grades: K-6 | 334 students
  • Mount Erie Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1313 41st Street
    Anacortes, WA 98221
    (360) 293-9541

    Grades: K-5 | 379 students
  • Conway School Math: 57% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    19710 State Route 534
    Mount Vernon, WA 98274
    (360) 445-5785

    Grades: K-8 | 453 students
  • Mary Purcell Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    700 Bennett Street
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360) 855-3555

    Grades: K-6 | 416 students
  • Cascade Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    201 N. Township
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360) 855-3520

    Grades: 7-8 | 645 students
  • Edison Elementary - Burlington/edison Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5801 Main St
    Bow, WA 98232
    (360) 757-3375

    Grades: K-8 | 471 students
  • Samish Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    23953 Prairie Road
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360) 856-4330

    Grades: K-6 | 171 students
  • Skagit Family Learning Center Mvsd Alternative School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2101 Cleveland Ave
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6206

    Grades: K-12 | 340 students
  • Burlington Edison High School Math: 39% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 N Burlington Blvd
    Burlington, WA 98233
    (360) 757-4074

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,033 student
  • Jefferson Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1801 E Blackburn Rd
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6128

    Grades: K-5 | 527 students
  • Centennial Elementary School Mt Vernon Math: 53% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3100 Martin Rd
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6138

    Grades: K-5 | 542 students
  • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1005 S 11th St
    Mount Vernon, WA 98274
    (360) 428-6135

    Grades: K-5 | 354 students
  • La Conner Middle School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    512 N. 6th St.
    La Conner, WA 98257
    (360) 466-4113

    Grades: 6-8 | 145 students
  • Burlington-edison Alternative School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 N Burlington Blvd
    Burlington, WA 98233
    (360) 757-3311

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Cap Sante High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1600 20th Street
    Anacortes, WA 98221
    (360) 293-1225

    Grades: 9-12 | 68 students
  • La Conner High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    307 N. 6th. St.
    La Conner, WA 98257
    (360) 466-3173

    Grades: 9-12 | 199 students
  • Evergreen Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1007 Mcgargile Road
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360) 856-6386

    Grades: K-6 | 568 students
  • Sedro Woolley Senior High School Math: 32% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1235 Third Street
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360) 855-3510

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,169 student
  • Central Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 Talcott Street
    Sedro Woolley, WA 98284
    (360) 855-3560

    Grades: K-6 | 458 students
  • Mount Vernon High School Math: 28% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    314 N 9th St
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6156

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,991 student
  • Little Mountain Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1514 S Laventure Rd
    Mount Vernon, WA 98274
    (360) 428-6125

    Grades: K-5 | 636 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1020 Mclean Rd
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6122

    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
  • West View Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    515 W Victoria Ave
    Burlington, WA 98233
    (360) 757-3391

    Grades: K-6 | 395 students
  • Mount Baker Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2310 E Section St
    Mount Vernon, WA 98274
    (360) 428-6127

    Grades: 6-8 | 672 students
  • La Conner Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    305 North 6th St
    La Conner, WA 98257
    (360) 466-3172

    Grades: K-5 | 262 students
  • Bay View Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15241 Josh Wilson Rd
    Burlington, WA 98233
    (360) 757-3322

    Grades: K-8 | 521 students
  • Madison Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    907 E Fir St
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6131

    Grades: K-5 | 531 students
  • La Venture Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 Laventure Rd
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6116

    Grades: 6-8 | 647 students
  • Concrete Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7838 S. Superior Ave
    Concrete, WA 98237
    (360) 853-8145

    Grades: K-6 | 296 students
  • Show 16 more public schools in Skagit County, WA (out of 51 total schools)
Recent Articles
Learn about why technical public high schools are earning attention for their unique career-training opportunities.
In light of an upcoming study on Montessori education in South Carolina, as well as the growing popularity of the Montessori Method in public charter schools, we’ll take a look at the principles behind Montessori education and whether it is an effective method for preparing some students for the professional world or higher education.
Some educators and community leaders are pushing for more math and science at the high school level. Is the move really necessary and if so, how do schools get students more interested in these STEM subjects?