Washington Middle School

Washington Middle School serves 464 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NM average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Washington Middle School operates within the Albuquerque School District.

Overview

The student population of 464 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 464 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
10%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
95%
60%
White
3%
25%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.38
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.
98%
61%
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.
n/a
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 100,891 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Albuquerque School District
Number of Schools
Managed
169
3
Number of Students Managed 100,891 312
District Total Revenue $1,030 MM $10 MM
District Spending $1,214 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,736 $16,127
District Spending / Student $12,652 $16,153
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Amy Biehl Charter High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tierra Adentro (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lew Wallace Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AlbuquerqueAmy Biehl Charter High School
    Charter School
    123 4th St Sw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87102
    (505)299-9409
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 292 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AlbuquerqueLew Wallace Elementary School
    513 6th St Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87102
    (505)880-3744
    0.5 mi | 299 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AlbuquerqueAbq Sign Language Academy
    Charter School
    620 Lomas Blvd Nw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87102
    (505)244-7553
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 71 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • AlbuquerqueGordon Bernell Charter
    Charter School
    401 Roma Nw 3rd Floor
    AlbuquerqueNM 87102
    (505)880-3744
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 685 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AlbuquerqueDolores Gonzales Elementary School
    900 Atlantic Sw
    AlbuquerqueNM 87102
    (505)880-3744
    0.6 mi | 413 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 09, 2007 - a. poor b. very available most of the of time, although not that many things to choose from c. cant recall anyone getting any kind of award for athletics d.very poor and dirty e. only time a parent was there honestly was if a child got suspended or parent teacher confrences I would never recommend this school. There is ALWAYS after school fights in some place they call the 6th alley, and there are very very few teachers that actually teach something instead of telling you the answer. I was a former student, was there last year (2005-2006) and the new princepal is horrible. She would take drinks people bought out of there hands and through them away. I know your child would complain about here. Just save the time and not take your child here. A girl was raped in the bathroom last year. One more thing I would like to point out is the princepal was accused of stealing last year (not sure if they ever proved it though, and it was by an adult at some other place), oh ya and the teachers would also admit out loud that they did'nt like the princepal. Students would also sell drugs to other childrens parents and sometimes the janitor. Thats where im going to stop, I think this will have enough reason to not take your child to "WMS" (as we used to call it). - Posted by Student/Alumni

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