Martin Sortun Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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 [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
12711 Se 248th St
Kent, WA 98030
Phone
(253) 373-7314
District
KENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
KING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
663
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.6% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Martin Sortun Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
70%
58%
67%
56%
72%
59%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
62%
56%
62%
58%
62%
55%
62%
56%
62%
58%
62%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
67%
55%
77%
61%
57%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
67%
53%
72%
58%
62%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
20
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 3 0.5%
Kindergarten 96 14.5%
Grade 1 93 14.0%
Grade 2 83 12.5%
Grade 3 85 12.8%
Grade 4 98 14.8%
Grade 5 105 15.8%
Grade 6 100 15.1%
Total 663 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 22.8% 34.9% 57.5%
Black 18.7% 14.0% 5.0%
Hispanic 18.2% 25.3% 25.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 38.9% 22.6% 8.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 3.3% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.6% 48.6% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.7% 38.7% 35.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 9.9% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 174,882 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,596.8 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 18.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.6% 34.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.4% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 60,081 2,848,396
Single Parent Households With Children 11.0% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.7% 91.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 36.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.9% 17.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.4% 17.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.0% 15.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.8% 10.4%
$15,000 or less 5.8% 8.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,587 $209,204,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $981 $27,037,000 6.8%
Staff $718 $19,791,000 5.0%
General Administration $50 $1,369,000 0.3%
School Administration $894 $24,638,000 6.2%
Operation $797 $21,973,000 5.6%
Transportation $398 $10,966,000 2.8%
Other $572 $15,770,000 4.0%
Total Support $4,408 $121,544,000 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,358 $65,030,000 16.4%
Total Expenditures $14,354 $395,778,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,289 $8,336,957,000 46.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $919 $1,051,594,000 5.8%
Staff $862 $986,118,000 5.5%
General Administration $132 $150,666,000 0.8%
School Administration $757 $866,141,000 4.8%
Operation $1,057 $1,208,969,000 6.7%
Transportation $475 $542,895,000 3.0%
Other $563 $643,699,000 3.6%
Total Support $4,765 $5,450,082,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,720 $4,255,113,000 23.6%
Total Expenditures $15,774 $18,042,152,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%