First Creek Middle School

First Creek Middle School serves 751 students in grades 6 - 8.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
First Creek Middle School operates within the Tacoma School District.

School Overview

The student population of 751 students has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 751 students
First Creek Middle School Total Students (2010-2014)
Gender % First Creek Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
First Creek Middle School Total Teachers (2010-2013)
Students by Grade First Creek Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.78 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
First Creek Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
First Creek Middle School American Indian Students (2010-2014)
Asian
17%
7%
First Creek Middle School Asian Students (2010-2014)
Hispanic
33%
21%
First Creek Middle School Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
22%
5%
First Creek Middle School Black Students (2010-2014)
White
19%
58%
First Creek Middle School White Students (2010-2014)
Hawaiian
5%
1%
First Creek Middle School Hawaiian Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
3%
7%
First Creek Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups First Creek Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.78 0.40
First Creek Middle School Diversity Score (2010-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
39%
First Creek Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
First Creek Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,145 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,359 is higher than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,224 is higher than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tacoma School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
4
Number of Students Managed 29,145 912
Tacoma   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $357 MM $12 MM
Tacoma   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $353 MM $11 MM
Tacoma   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,359 $11,994
Tacoma   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,224 $10,499
Tacoma   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Lincoln High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stewart Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Boze Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TacomaBoze Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 374 students1140 East 65th St
    TacomaWA 98404
    (253)571-4688
    0.7PK-5374
  • TacomaLister Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 534 students2106 East 44th St
    TacomaWA 98404
    (253)571-2900
    0.7PK-5534
  • TacomaSheridan Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 562 students5317 East Mckinley Ave
    TacomaWA 98404
    (253)571-5900
    0.8PK-5562
  • TacomaWaller Road Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 296 students6312 Waller Rd East
    TacomaWA 98443
    (253)841-8745
    0.9KG-6296
  • TacomaBlix Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 463 students1302 East 38th St
    TacomaWA 98404
    (253)571-7400
    1.2PK-5463

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