Sunset Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4229 W Lake Samm Pkwy Se
Bellevue, WA 98008
Phone
(425) 837-5601
District
ISSAQUAH SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
KING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
636
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

9

(10 is best)

Better than 86.4% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Sunset Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 57
Proficiency in Reading 75 56
Proficiency in Math 73 59

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 56
Proficiency in Reading 70 58
Proficiency in Math 64 55

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 55
Proficiency in Reading 78 60
Proficiency in Math 80 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.91
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.62
AVG FOR STATE 18.76
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 52 8.2%
Kindergarten 103 16.2%
Grade 1 79 12.4%
Grade 2 100 15.7%
Grade 3 107 16.8%
Grade 4 108 17.0%
Grade 5 87 13.7%
Total 636 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 67.1% 59.4% 59.9%
Black 2.1% 1.9% 4.8%
Hispanic 7.9% 8.8% 24.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 22.1% 29.4% 8.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.5% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.4% 8.3% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 6.9% 36.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 1.4% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 109,931 7,535,591
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,068.6 111
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.5% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.6% 34.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.3% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 40,252 2,800,423
Single Parent Households With Children 6.5% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.9% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 63.3% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 39.3% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.6% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.0% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.6% 15.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.9% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 4.2% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,153 $122,758,503 38.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $707 $14,105,357 4.4%
Staff $575 $11,471,825 3.6%
General Administration $67 $1,336,717 0.4%
School Administration $436 $8,698,636 2.7%
Operation $810 $16,160,310 5.1%
Transportation $349 $6,962,899 2.2%
Other $300 $5,985,300 1.9%
Total Support $3,243 $64,701,093 20.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,563 $130,938,413 41.1%
Total Expenditures $15,959 $318,398,009 100.0%
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%