School Details

Gatzert Elementary School

1301 East Yesler Wy, Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 252-2810
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 359 students 14 students/teacher (WA avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

49%
74%
65%
48%
79%
73%

Washington Measurements of Student Progress (MSP)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Seattle Public Schools average
  • Washington state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

59%
70%
63%
45%
79%
73%
56%
69%
62%

Washington Measurements of Student Progress (MSP)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Seattle Public Schools average
  • Washington state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

48%
70%
63%
64%
78%
73%
55%
75%
67%

Washington Measurements of Student Progress (MSP)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Seattle Public Schools average
  • Washington state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Gatzert Elementary School is a public elementary school in Seattle. The principal of Gatzert Elementary School is Greg Imel. 359 children attend Gatzert Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 88% of the 359 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Gatzert Elementary School is 14:1. First Place Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 7% 44%
Black, non-Hispanic 43% 21%
Native American or Native Alaskan 3% 2%
Hispanic 23% 12%
Asian 23% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 22% 22%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.8% %
Multiracial 0.3% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 88% 42%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    A school dedicated to serving all students with the highest quality services.

  • (5 years ago)

    This school has worked with my daughter for years and they helped her become a more confident reader and brighter person she nows more confident about her work and she's dosen't worrie about getting it wrong.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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