Chester H Thompson Elementary Tacoma, WA 98445


Chester H Thompson Elementary - School Profile

School Directory Information (2019-2020 school year)

Physical Address:
303 159TH ST E
TACOMA, WA 98445-1199

Mailing Address:
303 159TH ST E
TACOMA, WA 98445-1199

Phone: (253) 683-5800

Grade Span: (grades KG - 5)

   KG 1 2 3 4 5                     
District Name: Bethel School District

Type: Regular
Status: Operational

Charter: No

Supervisory Union #: N/A

School Details (2018-2019 school year)
County: Pierce County
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Locale: Large Suburb (over 250,000)

Magnet: No

Total Students: 652
Classroom Teachers (FTE): 45
Student/Teacher Ratio: 14.4

Enrollment Characteristics (2018-2019 school year)

Enrollment by Grade:

KG 1 2 3 4 5
121 108 114 115 101 93

Enrollment by Gender:

Male 320
Female 332

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity:

American Indian or Alaska Native 4
Asian 12
Black or African American 45
Hispanic/Latino 231
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 51
Not Specified 0
Two or more races 104
White 205
Direct Certification1: 188
Free lunch qualified1: 357
Reduced-price lunch qualified1: 101
Note: Details may not add to totals.

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