Martin Sortun Elementary School

12711 Se 248th St, Kent, WA 98030 | (253) 373-7314
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 554
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School Description

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School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Kent School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,613
  • Graduation Rate: 65.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 20.1
  • Enrolled Students: 27,196

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 554
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 247 (44.6%)
  • Females: 246 (44.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 59 (10.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 225 (40.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 284 (51.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Martin Sortun Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black7513.5%
Asian17932.3%
Hispanic5710.3%
White18032.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Martin Sortun Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten10.2%
Kindergarten9016.2%
1st Grade9216.6%
2nd Grade6712.1%
3rd Grade7112.8%
4th Grade8916.1%
5th Grade7713.9%
6th Grade6712.1%
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 Martin Sortun Elementary School performed on average better than many 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
201081.8%61.4%61.8%
200976.4%60.3%66.3%
 
Reading Test
201071.2%64.5%72.1%
200983.1%65.3%71.4%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201063.6%55.6%53.7%
200963.0%52.6%52.3%
 
Reading Test
201064.8%61.2%67.2%
200976.7%69.4%73.6%
 
Writing Test
201078.4%59.9%61.1%
200960.3%54.4%60.4%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.3%53.6%53.6%
200970.1%58.7%61.9%
 
Reading Test
201080.0%66.0%69.6%
200977.6%70.3%74.0%
 
Science Test
201020.0%22.6%34.0%
200960.6%34.1%44.9%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.6%59.2%51.9%
200959.5%53.6%50.9%
 
Reading Test
201077.6%65.6%64.6%
200979.7%69.7%72.0%
 
Source: WA Department of Education 2009-2010

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