Wilkeson 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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
27515 120th St East
Buckley, WA 98321
Phone
(360) 829-3357
District
WHITE RIVER SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
PIERCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
264
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

5

(10 is best)

Better than 46.6% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 57
Proficiency in Reading 53 56
Proficiency in Math 51 59

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.85
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.53
AVG FOR STATE 18.76
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 57 21.6%
Grade 1 40 15.2%
Grade 2 48 18.2%
Grade 3 35 13.3%
Grade 4 39 14.8%
Grade 5 45 17.0%
Total 264 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.9% 86.5% 59.9%
Black 0.4% 0.7% 4.8%
Hispanic 8.5% 11.0% 24.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 1.0% 8.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.7% 2.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.7% 29.0% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.4% 21.7% 36.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 7.3% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 23,721 7,535,591
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 58.3 111
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.9% 18.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.2% 34.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.4% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.2% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,192 2,804,013
Single Parent Households With Children 10.6% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.9% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.4% 34.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.0% 14.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.6% 16.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 18.2% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.8% 16.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.6% 11.8%
$15,000 or less 6.2% 9.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,748 $20,865,240 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $843 $3,060,090 7.5%
Staff $880 $3,194,400 7.8%
General Administration $150 $544,500 1.3%
School Administration $628 $2,279,640 5.6%
Operation $838 $3,041,940 7.4%
Transportation $501 $1,818,630 4.4%
Other $500 $1,815,000 4.4%
Total Support $4,340 $15,754,200 38.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,213 $4,403,190 10.7%
Total Expenditures $11,302 $41,026,260 100.0%
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%