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Arcadia Elementary School

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Posted August 27, 2013

Arcadia Elementary, Deer Park, WA . Appreciate being able to volunteer in the school. Thankful for the excellent parent-teacher communication. We need to work on bully problems and kids as peer counselors.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 16, 2009

The special needs program is excellent. Extremely happy with the way they work with the students and the parents. The entire staff is just wonderful.
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 65% in 2013.

128 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
51%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 73% in 2013.

128 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
78%

2010

 
 
68%
Scale: % basic, level 3, or level 4

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

Math

The state average for Math was 63% in 2013.

147 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
59%

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
64%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 73% in 2013.

147 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
60%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 62% in 2013.

146 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
61%

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
63%
Scale: % basic, level 3, or level 4

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

Math

The state average for Math was 63% in 2013.

146 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
60%

2012

 
 
67%

2011

 
 
82%

2010

 
 
64%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 73% in 2013.

146 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
72%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
81%

2010

 
 
68%
Science

The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

146 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
68%

2010

 
 
34%
Scale: % basic, level 3, or level 4

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

Math

All Students66%
Female65%
Male67%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Americann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White67%
Low income51%
Not low income88%
Special education17%
Not special education71%
Limited Englishn/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students63%
Female66%
Male58%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Americann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White62%
Low income55%
Not low income75%
Special education0%
Not special education69%
Limited Englishn/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % basic, level 3, or level 4

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

Math

All Students59%
Female63%
Male56%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic64%
Native Americann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White58%
Low income46%
Not low income75%
Special education11%
Not special education65%
Limited Englishn/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students58%
Female58%
Male57%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic73%
Native Americann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White58%
Low income46%
Not low income72%
Special education17%
Not special education63%
Limited Englishn/a
Migrantn/a

Writing

All Students61%
Female73%
Male51%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic91%
Native Americann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White59%
Low income49%
Not low income75%
Special education17%
Not special education67%
Limited Englishn/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % basic, level 3, or level 4

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

Math

All Students60%
Female61%
Male59%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Americann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White60%
Low income42%
Not low income84%
Special education17%
Not special education66%
Limited Englishn/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students72%
Female69%
Male74%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Americann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White71%
Low income58%
Not low income90%
Special education22%
Not special education78%
Limited Englishn/a
Migrantn/a

Science

All Students66%
Female67%
Male65%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Native Americann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White66%
Low income52%
Not low income86%
Special education22%
Not special education72%
Limited Englishn/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % basic, level 3, or level 4

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 90% 60%
Hispanic 4% 20%
American Indian/Alaska Native 3% 2%
Black 2% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 7%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 6%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Transitional bilingual 10%N/A8%
Special education 116%N/A13%
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 262%N/A44%
Source: 1 WA OSPI, 2009-2010
Source: 2 NCES, 2011-2012

Student-teacher ratio

  This school District averageState average
Students per classroom teacher 14N/A17
Source: WA OSPI, 2009-2010

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
Average years educational experience 16N/A12
Source: WA OSPI, 2009-2010

Teacher education levels

  This school District averageState average
Master's degree or higher 67%N/A66%
Source: WA OSPI, 2009-2010

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School Leader's name
  • Bonnie Bantis

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E. 1120 D St
Deer Park, WA 99006
Phone: (509) 464-5700

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