District Summary Ratings

This district has a mixed record. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are rated above average, average or below average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Yelm School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

This district has a mixed record of helping students improve over time. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are making more, less, or about the same progress as other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


District Calendar


District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

Homes Nearby

Homes for rent & sale near this district
from Movoto

Reviews From Schools in Yelm School District

Would you like to add a review to a school in this district?
Parent / Guardian
September 07, 2023
I have been so pleased with McKenna Elementary. This is my child’s second year, and she was a transfer from Mill Pond which was an awful school. The principal has been amazing, handled any concerns... More
Parent / Guardian
March 22, 2023
Fort Stevens Elementary is absolutely AMAZING! From the office staff, nurse, teacher, principal and vice principal are truly wonderful! I couldn’t recommend them them more! Our personal experience is... More
Parent / Guardian
November 30, 2022
This school has been nothing but amazing. Families are included in everything. Safety is the number one priority which is one of my favorite things about this school. The school takes bullying very... More
Nearby homes for sale Nearby homes
From Movoto