Elk Ridge Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
340 River Ave North
Buckley, WA 98321
Phone
(360) 829-3354
District
WHITE RIVER SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
PIERCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
453
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

9

(10 is best)

Better than 81.5% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Elk Ridge Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 57
Proficiency in Reading 72 55
Proficiency in Math 70 58

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 55
Proficiency in Reading 66 57
Proficiency in Math 70 54

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 54
Proficiency in Reading 77 61
Proficiency in Math 54 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.42
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.09
AVG FOR STATE 18.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 15 3.3%
Kindergarten 90 19.9%
Grade 1 66 14.6%
Grade 2 76 16.8%
Grade 3 78 17.2%
Grade 4 62 13.7%
Grade 5 66 14.6%
Total 453 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.8% 85.0% 58.1%
Black 0.0% 0.9% 5.0%
Hispanic 9.2% 11.8% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 1.4% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.9% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.3% 29.0% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.2% 22.1% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 6.9% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 23,825 7,535,591
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 58.6 111
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.9% 34.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.5% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,450 2,800,423
Single Parent Households With Children 10.6% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.1% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.7% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.1% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.7% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.2% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.6% 15.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.3% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 3.6% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,006 $22,426,404 40.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $884 $3,300,856 5.9%
Staff $795 $2,968,530 5.3%
General Administration $147 $548,898 1.0%
School Administration $602 $2,247,868 4.0%
Operation $857 $3,200,038 5.7%
Transportation $520 $1,941,680 3.5%
Other $476 $1,777,384 3.2%
Total Support $4,280 $15,981,520 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,660 $17,400,440 31.2%
Total Expenditures $14,947 $55,812,098 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,713 $7,591,259,823 47.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $856 $967,474,001 6.0%
Staff $797 $900,956,428 5.6%
General Administration $120 $135,458,018 0.8%
School Administration $707 $799,394,224 5.0%
Operation $986 $1,115,298,501 6.9%
Transportation $432 $489,010,241 3.0%
Other $518 $585,672,414 3.6%
Total Support $4,416 $4,993,259,708 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,077 $3,479,528,759 21.7%
Total Expenditures $14,206 $16,064,038,718 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%