Fife Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Fife School District Details

Fife School District
5802 20 Th St E
Tacoma, WA 98424

3,844 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Fife School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Washington

(10 is best)

Better than of WA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
50%
54%
56%
60%
43%
49%
50%
54%
56%
60%
43%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Columbia Junior High School
2901 54th Avenue E
Tacoma, WA, 98424
08-09
Discovery Primary School
1205 19th Avenue
Milton, WA, 98354
PK-01
Endeavour Intermediate School
1304 17th Avenue
Milton, WA, 98354
02-05
Fife High School
5616 20th St E
Tacoma, WA, 98424
10-12
Hedden Elementary School
11313 8th St E
Edgewood, WA, 98372
02-05
Surprise Lake Middle School
2001 Milton Way
Milton, WA, 98354
06-07

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.6% 58.1%
Black 6.3% 5.0%
Hispanic 24.1% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.2% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 7.8% 2.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.6% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.0% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.6% 7.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,333 $23,533,428 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $723 $2,686,668 6.3%
Staff $699 $2,597,484 6.1%
General Administration $102 $379,032 0.9%
School Administration $696 $2,586,336 6.0%
Operation $1,182 $4,392,312 10.3%
Transportation $505 $1,876,580 4.4%
Other $423 $1,571,868 3.7%
Total Support $4,331 $16,093,996 37.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $865 $3,214,340 7.5%
Total Expenditures $11,530 $42,845,480 100.0%
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%

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