Graham 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
10026 204th Street East
Graham, WA 98338
Phone
(253) 683-8500
District
BETHEL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
PIERCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
710
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

7

(10 is best)

Better than 67.8% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 57
Proficiency in Reading 66 55
Proficiency in Math 64 58

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 55
Proficiency in Reading 60 57
Proficiency in Math 61 54

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 54
Proficiency in Reading 60 61
Proficiency in Math 49 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.85
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.93
AVG FOR STATE 18.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 1 0.1%
Kindergarten 112 15.8%
Grade 1 115 16.2%
Grade 2 115 16.2%
Grade 3 128 18.0%
Grade 4 104 14.6%
Grade 5 135 19.0%
Total 710 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.5% 59.5% 58.1%
Black 3.0% 8.1% 5.0%
Hispanic 18.9% 22.2% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.9% 4.5% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.7% 5.6% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.8% 48.6% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.2% 37.9% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 10.7% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 114,611 7,535,591
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 603.2 111
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.0% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 34.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 10.8% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 38,396 2,800,423
Single Parent Households With Children 11.9% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.3% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.8% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.4% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.6% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 18.5% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.2% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.5% 15.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.6% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 6.3% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,242 $120,008,692 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $888 $17,072,688 7.3%
Staff $810 $15,573,060 6.7%
General Administration $48 $922,848 0.4%
School Administration $778 $14,957,828 6.4%
Operation $991 $19,052,966 8.2%
Transportation $607 $11,670,182 5.0%
Other $473 $9,093,898 3.9%
Total Support $4,596 $88,362,696 38.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,246 $23,955,596 10.3%
Total Expenditures $12,084 $232,326,984 100.0%
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%