Betz Elementary School

317 North 7th, Cheney, WA 99004 | (509) 559-4800
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 425
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 317 N 7th, Cheney, WA 99004
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Cheney School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,933
  • Graduation Rate: 85.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.1
  • Enrolled Students: 3,893

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 425
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 222 (52.2%)
  • Females: 195 (45.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (7.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 155 (36.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 186 (43.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Betz Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian122.8%
Black51.2%
Asian122.8%
Hispanic4410.4%
White34480.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Betz Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6715.8%
1st Grade7216.9%
2nd Grade6515.3%
3rd Grade7818.4%
4th Grade7216.9%
5th Grade7116.7%
Source: WA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Betz 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
201064.4%73.1%61.8%
200981.3%71.7%66.3%
 
Reading Test
201082.2%83.6%72.1%
200979.4%72.6%71.4%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201044.8%56.6%53.7%
200952.3%58.5%52.3%
 
Reading Test
201071.6%76.2%67.2%
200983.3%80.6%73.6%
 
Writing Test
201077.6%79.4%61.1%
200968.2%74.7%60.4%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201030.7%49.8%53.6%
200960.3%63.1%61.9%
 
Reading Test
201065.3%75.5%69.6%
200969.8%76.0%74.0%
 
Science Test
201025.3%31.6%34.0%
200958.7%46.4%44.9%
 
Source: WA Department of Education 2009-2010

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