Tumwater School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 6,814 students in Tumwater School District. Tumwater School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
The top ranked public schools in Tumwater School District are Black Lake Elementary School, Michael T Simmons Elementary School and Littlerock Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Tumwater School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Washington public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 61% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameTumwater School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tumwater.k12.wa.us
School District Phone Number(360) 709-7000
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WA)
# of Schools14 Schools2,437 Schools
# of Students6,814 Students1,115,752 Students
# of Teachers351 Teachers60,358 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1

District Comparison

Tumwater School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 305 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#47 out of 305 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tumwater   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tumwater   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tumwater   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tumwater   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.460.64
# of American Indian Students34 Students15,565 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students200 Students85,277 Students
% Asian Students
3%
8%
# of Hispanic Students844 Students257,629 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
23%
# of Black Students104 Students48,227 Students
% Black Students
2%
4%
# of White Students4,919 Students601,824 Students
% White Students
72%
54%
# of Hawaiian Students37 Students12,086 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students676 Students88,891 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:8115,751
# of Students in Kindergarten:48881,202
# of Students in 1st Grade:50483,119
# of Students in 2nd Grade:44783,362
# of Students in 3rd Grade:47685,872
# of Students in 4th Grade:49087,647
# of Students in 5th Grade:45586,952
# of Students in 6th Grade:47084,497
# of Students in 7th Grade:51782,499
# of Students in 8th Grade:50682,140
# of Students in 9th Grade:55883,879
# of Students in 10th Grade:55482,786
# of Students in 11th Grade:57883,702
# of Students in 12th Grade:69092,344
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,242 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,719. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,376 is higher than the state median of $15,098. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (WA)
Total Revenue$97 MM$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tumwater   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$132 MM$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Tumwater   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,242$14,719
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tumwater   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,376$15,098
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tumwater   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Tumwater School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Black Lake Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6345 Belmore-black Lake Road
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 709-7350

    Grades: K-5 | 405 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Michael T Simmons Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1205 2nd Avenue Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 709-7100

    Grades: PK-5 | 699 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Littlerock Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12710 Littlerock Rd Sw
    Littlerock, WA 98556
    (360) 709-7250

    Grades: K-5 | 291 students
  • Rank: #44.
    East Olympia Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8700 Rich Road
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 709-7150

    Grades: K-5 | 528 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Tumwater Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6335 Littlerock Road Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 709-7500

    Grades: 6-8 | 711 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Tumwater Hill Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3120 Ridgeview St Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 709-7300

    Grades: K-5 | 422 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Tumwater High School Math: 49% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    700 Israel Road
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 709-7600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,257 student
  • Rank: #88.
    A G West Black Hills High School Math: 45% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    7741 Littlerock Road Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 709-7800

    Grades: 9-12 | 906 students
  • Rank: #99.
    George Washington Bush Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2120 83rd Avenue Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 709-7400

    Grades: 6-8 | 780 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Peter G Schmidt Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    237 Dennis Street Se
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 709-7200

    Grades: K-5 | 596 students
  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    New Market High School Alternative School
    7299 New Market Street Sw
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 570-4500

    Grades: 10-12 | 74 students
  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    New Market Skills Center Vocational School
    7299 New Market Street Sw
    Olympia, WA 98501
    (360) 570-4500

    Grades: 11-12 | 13 students
  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    Secondary Options Alternative School
    7741 Littlerock Road Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 709-7760

    Grades: 8-12 | 124 students
  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    Thurs County Juv Det/tumwater West E Reading: PS%
    2801 32nd Avenue Sw
    Olympia, WA 98512
    (360) 709-3198

    Grades: 6-12 | 8 students
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