Mt. Solo Middle School

Mt. Solo Middle School serves 511 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Mt. Solo Middle School operates within the Longview School District.

Overview

The student population of 511 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 511 students
Mt. Solo Middle School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Mt. Solo Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Mt. Solo Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 19:1
Mt. Solo Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
1%
2%
Mt. Solo Middle School American Indian (2006-2012)
Asian
n/a
7%
Mt. Solo Middle School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
10%
20%
Mt. Solo Middle School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Mt. Solo Middle School Black (2006-2012)
White
79%
60%
Mt. Solo Middle School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mt. Solo Middle School Sch Ethnicity Mt. Solo Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.36 0.89
Mt. Solo Middle School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
41%
37%
Mt. Solo Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Mt. Solo Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,851 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Longview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 6,851 974
Longview   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $12 MM
District Spending $71 MM $11 MM
Longview   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,052 $12,260
Longview   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,806 $11,231
Longview   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is R A Long High School (3.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Monticello Middle School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robert Gray Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
Many school districts have implemented technology initiatives that provide laptops or tablets to students. While these technologies open opportunities for learning outside of school, they also require parental oversight to ensure children aren’t spending too much time online.
9 Smart Tips for Boosting Your Child’s Academic Success
Turn your child into a stronger student by creating the right support structure and expectations. Use these nine tips to help maximize your child's academic success.
Public or Private? Which School is Best for Your Child?
Should your child attend a public or private school? A tough question indeed! Public and private schools have many benefits for children and their families, yet they both have drawbacks as well. In this article, learn about the pros and cons of each to help make your decision to go public or private an easier one.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Longview, WA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.54, which is higher than the Washington average of 0.44. The most diverse school in Longview is Pine Tree Primary. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.