Shining Mountain Elementary School

21615 38th Ave East, Spanaway, WA 98387 | (253) 683-5200
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 515
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 21615 38th Ave E, Spanaway, WA 98387
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Bethel School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,439
  • Graduation Rate: 65.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 20.7
  • Enrolled Students: 17,651

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 515
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 272 (52.8%)
  • Females: 243 (47.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 50 (9.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 194 (37.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 244 (47.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Shining Mountain Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian112.1%
Black7113.8%
Asian5410.5%
Hispanic8416.3%
White29557.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Shining Mountain Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten10.2%
Kindergarten6111.8%
1st Grade6212.0%
2nd Grade6212.0%
3rd Grade8215.9%
4th Grade7514.6%
5th Grade9017.5%
6th Grade8215.9%
Source: WA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Shining Mountain Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MSP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

MSP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201068.1%59.1%61.8%
200946.5%60.5%66.3%
 
Reading Test
201073.9%71.1%72.1%
200958.1%66.8%71.4%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201071.8%48.3%53.7%
200936.6%46.4%52.3%
 
Reading Test
201073.2%64.7%67.2%
200962.4%68.4%73.6%
 
Writing Test
201062.0%53.6%61.1%
200949.5%49.6%60.4%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201035.3%41.0%53.6%
200952.9%54.1%61.9%
 
Reading Test
201067.1%62.3%69.6%
200966.7%70.0%74.0%
 
Science Test
201014.1%20.5%34.0%
200923.0%32.5%44.9%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201039.5%44.1%51.9%
200949.5%46.0%50.9%
 
Reading Test
201053.5%60.3%64.6%
200963.6%68.6%72.0%
 
Source: WA Department of Education 2009-2010

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