Challenger 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
25200 Se Klahanie Blvd
Issaquah, WA 98029
Phone
(425) 837-7550
District
ISSAQUAH SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
KING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
558
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Washington

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.5% of WA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 57
Proficiency in Reading 54 55
Proficiency in Math 69 58

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 55
Proficiency in Reading 79 57
Proficiency in Math 67 54

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 54
Proficiency in Reading 80 61
Proficiency in Math 73 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.94
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.14
AVG FOR STATE 18.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 133 23.8%
Grade 1 83 14.9%
Grade 2 82 14.7%
Grade 3 92 16.5%
Grade 4 92 16.5%
Grade 5 76 13.6%
Total 558 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 51.0% 55.6% 58.1%
Black 1.0% 2.1% 5.0%
Hispanic 12.7% 9.3% 25.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 35.3% 32.6% 8.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.9% 8.3% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 6.6% 35.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.9% 1.7% 7.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 112,591 7,614,893
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,094.4 112
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.5% 34.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.0% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 11.3% 14.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 41,388 2,829,893
Single Parent Households With Children 6.4% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.4% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 63.7% 35.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 41.4% 16.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.2% 17.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 13.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.8% 17.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.9% 15.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.6% 11.1%
$15,000 or less 4.0% 8.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,440 $132,226,080 40.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $733 $15,049,956 4.6%
Staff $517 $10,615,044 3.2%
General Administration $64 $1,314,048 0.4%
School Administration $467 $9,588,444 2.9%
Operation $894 $18,355,608 5.6%
Transportation $389 $7,986,948 2.4%
Other $298 $6,118,536 1.9%
Total Support $3,362 $69,028,584 20.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,271 $128,756,172 39.0%
Total Expenditures $16,074 $330,031,368 100.0%
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%