Washington Middle School

Washington Middle School serves 692 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Washington Middle School operates within the Yakima School District.

Overview

The student population of 692 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 692 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 18:1 19:1
Hispanic
92%
20%
Black
2%
5%
White
6%
59%
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.
0.15 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.
93%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 15,415 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,655 is less than the state average of $12,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,174 is less than the state average of $11,231. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Yakima School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed 15,415 935
District Total Revenue $170 MM $12 MM
District Spending $163 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,655 $12,260
District Spending / Student $11,174 $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 Adult Jail High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yakima Online (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adams Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • YakimaAdams Elementary School
    723 South 8th St
    YakimaWA 98901
    (509)573-5101
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 678 students                      
  • YakimaAdult Jail High School
    Alternative School
    111 North Front St
    YakimaWA 98901
    (509)573-5581
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 2 students                      
  • YakimaYakima Online
    Alternative School
    104 North 4th Ave
    YakimaWA 98902
    (509)573-5581
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 109 students                      
  • YakimaDavis High School
    212 South 6th Ave
    YakimaWA 98902
    (509)573-2501
    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2091 students                      
  • YakimaMcclure Elementary School
    1222 South 22nd Ave
    YakimaWA 98902
    (509)573-1301
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 598 students                      

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