Northwood Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 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
4030 86th Ave Se
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Phone
(253) 841-8740
District
MERCER ISLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
KING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
491
Classroom Teachers
31

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.8% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
79%
57%
76%
55%
81%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
65%
55%
68%
57%
61%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
54%
85%
61%
84%
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
16
18
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 59 12.0%
Kindergarten 63 12.8%
Grade 1 82 16.7%
Grade 2 94 19.1%
Grade 3 47 9.6%
Grade 4 67 13.6%
Grade 5 79 16.1%
Total 491 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.6% 68.6% 58.1%
Black 1.4% 1.0% 5.0%
Hispanic 6.9% 5.4% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 31.1% 24.8% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.5% 3.4% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 2.8% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.0% 0.7% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,492 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,945.6 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.5% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.9% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.3% 34.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.9% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 20.4% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,123 2,829,893
Single Parent Households With Children 5.3% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.0% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 79.0% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 48.2% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.9% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.3% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.0% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.6% 15.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.6% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 6.5% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,590 $29,608,870 41.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $950 $4,268,350 6.0%
Staff $986 $4,430,098 6.3%
General Administration $155 $696,415 1.0%
School Administration $742 $3,333,806 4.7%
Operation $1,109 $4,982,737 7.1%
Transportation $432 $1,940,976 2.7%
Other $521 $2,340,853 3.3%
Total Support $4,895 $21,993,235 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,236 $19,032,348 26.9%
Total Expenditures $15,721 $70,634,453 100.0%
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%