Chase Middle School

Chase Middle School serves 769 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Chase Middle School operates within the Spokane School District.

Overview

The student population of 769 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 769 students
Chase Middle School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Chase Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2012)
Students by Grade Chase Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 19:1 19:1
Chase Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2012)
American Indian
1%
2%
Chase Middle School American Indian (1995-2012)
Asian
3%
7%
Chase Middle School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
7%
20%
Chase Middle School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
3%
5%
Chase Middle School Black (1995-2012)
White
76%
60%
Chase Middle School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Chase Middle School Sch Ethnicity Chase 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.
0.41 0.89
Chase Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
40%
37%
Chase Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Chase Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,038 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Spokane School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
4
Number of Students Managed 29,038 974
Spokane   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $349 MM $12 MM
Spokane   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $346 MM $11 MM
Spokane   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,759 $12,260
Spokane   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,637 $11,231
Spokane   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 Ferris High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Libby Center (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adams Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Spokane Ferris High School
    3020 East 37th Ave
    Spokane , WA , 99223
    (509)354-6011
    0.9  mi  |  1618  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Spokane Adams Elementary School
    2909e 37 Ave
    Spokane , WA , 99223
    (509)354-2000
    1.1  mi  |  323  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Spokane Lincoln Heights Elementary School
    3322 East 22nd Ave
    Spokane , WA , 99223
    (509)354-3300
    1.2  mi  |  554  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Spokane Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Moran Prairie Elementary School
    4224 East 57th Ave
    Spokane , WA , 99223
    (509)354-3700
    1.3  mi  |  482  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Spokane Hamblen Elementary School
    2121 East Thurston Ave
    Spokane , WA , 99203
    (509)354-2902
    1.7  mi  |  520  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Did You Know?
Spokane, 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 0.05, which is lower than the Washington average of 0.44. The most diverse school in Spokane is Grant Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.