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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • 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
438
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.2% 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 76 57
Proficiency in Reading 74 56
Proficiency in Math 78 59

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.72
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.46
AVG FOR STATE 18.76
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 135 30.8%
Grade 2 144 32.9%
Grade 3 159 36.3%
Total 438 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.3% 80.9% 59.9%
Black 1.8% 1.6% 4.8%
Hispanic 11.0% 9.8% 24.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.4% 6.9% 8.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 0.8% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.3% 11.6% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.3% 8.8% 36.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 2.8% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,099 7,535,591
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 952.1 111
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.7% 34.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.7% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 8.6% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,906 2,804,013
Single Parent Households With Children 9.3% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.0% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.1% 34.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 30.0% 14.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 27.0% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.3% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.6% 16.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.6% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 2.9% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,223 $9,682,988 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $855 $1,330,380 6.8%
Staff $542 $843,352 4.3%
General Administration $152 $236,512 1.2%
School Administration $616 $958,496 4.9%
Operation $984 $1,531,104 7.8%
Transportation $482 $749,992 3.8%
Other $798 $1,241,688 6.3%
Total Support $4,430 $6,893,080 35.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,911 $2,973,516 15.2%
Total Expenditures $12,564 $19,549,584 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,390 $7,052,970,385 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $782 $862,708,347 5.7%
Staff $866 $955,441,191 6.3%
General Administration $121 $133,917,706 0.9%
School Administration $676 $746,070,772 4.9%
Operation $966 $1,066,544,379 7.1%
Transportation $413 $456,304,766 3.0%
Other $537 $593,031,846 3.9%
Total Support $4,361 $4,813,720,535 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,952 $3,258,008,788 21.5%
Total Expenditures $13,703 $15,124,771,792 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%