Lake Tapps Elementary School

Serves grades 1 - 3

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1320 178th Avenue E.
Lake Tapps, WA 98391
Phone
(253) 862-6600
District
DIERINGER SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
PIERCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
481
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.3% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Lake Tapps Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 56
Proficiency in Reading 75 54
Proficiency in Math 80 59

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.50
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.80
AVG FOR STATE 18.76
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 155 32.2%
Grade 2 149 31.0%
Grade 3 177 36.8%
Total 481 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.4% 81.3% 61.3%
Black 1.9% 1.5% 4.8%
Hispanic 10.9% 9.7% 24.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.3% 7.2% 8.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.0% 13.7% 45.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.3% 10.8% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.7% 2.9% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,779 7,405,743
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 924.6 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.7% 34.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.5% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 8.7% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,794 2,755,697
Single Parent Households With Children 8.4% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.9% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 45.2% 34.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 25.9% 14.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.8% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.8% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.7% 16.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.5% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 3.6% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,724 $8,746,272 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $820 $1,252,960 7.4%
Staff $175 $267,400 1.6%
General Administration $136 $207,808 1.2%
School Administration $503 $768,584 4.5%
Operation $802 $1,225,456 7.3%
Transportation $435 $664,680 3.9%
Other $571 $872,488 5.2%
Total Support $3,443 $5,260,904 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,899 $2,901,672 17.2%
Total Expenditures $11,067 $16,910,376 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,759 $6,259,158,595 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $678 $737,036,335 5.8%
Staff $617 $670,955,141 5.3%
General Administration $113 $122,430,438 1.0%
School Administration $591 $642,770,255 5.0%
Operation $888 $964,992,078 7.6%
Transportation $398 $432,557,608 3.4%
Other $409 $444,275,544 3.5%
Total Support $3,694 $4,015,067,646 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,302 $2,501,695,451 19.6%
Total Expenditures $11,754 $12,776,003,647 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%