Gray Middle School

Gray Middle School serves 629 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Gray Middle School operates within the Tacoma School District.

Overview

The student population of 629 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 629 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 19:1
American Indian
2%
2%
Asian
8%
7%
Hispanic
20%
20%
Black
32%
5%
White
35%
59%
Hawaiian
3%
1%
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.
0.73 0.39
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.
72%
38%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,191 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Tacoma School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
4
Number of Students Managed 31,191 935
District Total Revenue $375 MM $12 MM
District Spending $381 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,695 $12,260
District Spending / Student $12,902 $11,231
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mt Tahoma High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Angelo Giaudrone Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edison Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TacomaEdison Elementary School
    5830 South Pine St
    TacomaWA 98409
    (253)571-1700
    0.1 mi | 482 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TacomaArlington Elementary School
    3002 South 72nd St
    TacomaWA 98409
    (253)571-1863
    0.8 mi | 287 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TacomaMt Tahoma High School
    4634 South 74th St
    TacomaWA 98409
    (253)571-3800
    0.8 mi | 1490 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TacomaManitou Park Elementary School
    4330 South 66th St
    TacomaWA 98409
    (253)571-5300
    1 mi | 601 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TacomaAngelo Giaudrone Middle School
    4902 South Alaska St
    TacomaWA 98408
    (253)571-5811
    1 mi | 632 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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