School Performance Report

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About Our School

Patrick Murphy, Superintendent

Charleen Hayes, PrincipalLP Brown Elementary


L.P. Brown Elementary School is a distinctive learning community located in the northwest corner of the Olympia School District. Originally built in 1965, Brown serves approximately 340 K-5 students. This neighborhood school works to provide a nurturing, safe and exciting learning environment for its students.

Our students come from a mix of socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds. Special Education services are delivered to about 20% of our students, using a combination of pull out and inclusion support. L.P. Brown houses two DLC programs (K-2, 3-5). We are a data-driven RTI-PLC school.

A Problem Solving team and multi-disciplinary team work with staff to provide on-going resources for any student or family need. LP Brown is a PBIS school, and has solid structures in place to recognize positive student behavior.

The Brown community is highly involved in the education of every child. Enrichment activities regularly funded through the PTO, (Parent Teacher Organization) help staff extend the curriculum for all students. Art, Science, Music and P.E. continue to be targeted enrichment areas for the school year. The entire L.P. Brown staff is skilled and takes seriously the challenge of providing meaningful learning opportunities for all students.

2016-17 School Facts

Based on the October 2016 enrollment report, there were 338 students enrolled at L.P. Brown Elementary.

 Race/Ethnicity

   

 Student Demographics         

 
 Hispanic/Latino of any race(s)   
13.0%
     Male students
49.4%
 American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.3%    Female students
50.6%
 Asian 1.8%  

 Black/African American
3.0%  

 Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
0.3%    Unexcused Absence Rate
 0.5%
 White 67.5%
 Free & Reduced Price Meals
52.4%
 Two or More Races
14.2%    Special Education
20.1%

  

Teacher Information

  • Number of classroom teachers: 28
  • Average years of teacher experience: 14.9
  • Teachers with at least a Master's Degree: 64.3%
  • 100% of teachers are highly qualified (teachers qualify by holding a bachelor's degree and passing a state test).

 


 

2016-17 District Operating Budget 

 Expenditures

 Cost

 Percentage 

 Teaching  
 $82,300,716  
 70.98% 
 Building Administration
 $7,227,850  6.23%
 Maintenance & Operations    $7,297,943  6.29%
 District Support
 $7,489,580  6.46%
 Transportation
 $3,801,174  3.28%
 Utilities & Insurance  $3,869,588  3.34%
 Food Service
 $2,949,181  2.54%
 Other  $453,018   0.40%
 Added to Reserve  $555,930  0.48%
 Total Expenditures  $115,944,979  100.00%

 Revenue

 Amount

 Percentage 

 State 
 $80,719,856  
  69.62% 
 Local
 $28,120,265  24.25%
 Federal    $6,135,162  5.29%
 Other Sources                          
 $969,697  0.84%
 Total Revenue  $115,944,979  100.00%
 



Washington Comprehensive Assessment Program

Students in grades 3-5 are required to take an annual state assessment. The scores represent the percent of students meeting standard on the Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBA) or Measurement of Student Progress (MSP)/Science.

 2015-16 3rd Grade SBA​​

 

 2016-17 3rd Grade SBA


 Our School  
 Our District 
 WA State 
   Our School 
 Our District 
 WA State 
 ELA
 72.5  60.3  54.3
   72.7  65.3  53.0
 Math     
 72.0  65.5  58.9
   64.2  69.7  58.0

 2015-16 4th Grade SBA

 

 2016-17 4th Grade SBA


 Our School  
 Our District 
 WA State 
   Our School 
 Our District 
 WA State 
 ELA
 57.1  66.7  57.0
   65.3  65.7  56.0
 Math     
 59.2  67.7  55.4
   67.3  65.3  55.0

 2015-16 5th Grade SBA

 

 2016-17 5th Grade SBA


 Our School  
 Our District 
 WA State 
   Our School 
 Our District 
 WA State 
 ELA
 71.1  68.0  60.1
   66.6  68.6  59.0
 Math  53.3  61.7  49.2
   59.5  60.6  49.0
 Science 
 73.9  76.4  65.3    74.4  76.9  64.0
  

 

Measures of Academic Progress (MAP)

Students in grades 2-5 take an annual district assessment. The scores shown are an average score for each grade. The scores measure growth from grade to grade. 

 2015-16 Reading

 

 2016-17 Reading


 Our School  
 Our District 
 National Norm 
   Our School 
 Our District 
 National Norm 
 Grade 2 
 187  192  189
   185  194  189
 Grade 3
 206  203  199
   203  205  199
 Grade 4
 208  213  206    214  212  206
 Grade 5
 215  218  212    215  219  212

 2015-16 Math

 

 2016-17 Math


 Our School  
 Our District 
 National Norm 
   Our School 
 Our District 
 National Norm 
 Grade 2 
 191
 193 192
   197  195 192
 Grade 3
 211
 208 203
   207  208 203
 Grade 4
 217  218  214    221  218  214
 Grade 5
 221  226  221    226  227  221
 

 

L.P. Brown Elementary School Mission Statement

We, the community of L.P. Brown Elementary School, work together to create a nurturing, safe and exciting environment where all people are respected, successful and challenged to view learning as a lifelong activity.

Olympia School District Vision

We envision a supportive environment that promotes trust, growth and achievement of the highest standards. We build our capacity for success through leading-edge programs and operations based on continuous improvement. We have 100 percent commitment to quality and excellence in all things.


 

National Assessment of Educational Progress 

The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is the largest nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America's students know and can do in various subject areas. Assessments are conducted periodically in mathematicsreadingsciencewritingthe artscivicseconomicsgeography,U.S. history, and in Technology and Engineering Literacy (TEL).

In 2017, NAEP began administering 
digitally based assessments (DBA) for mathematics, reading, and writing, with additional subjects to be added in 2018 and 2019.

For Washington State NAEP results please visit this link.


For More Information

If you would like more details about student achievement and demographics, visit the OSPI website and select reports by district or school.

If you would like other information about L.P. Brown Elementary School, please call (360) 596-6800.