Aki Kurose Middle School

3928 S Graham St
Seattle, WA 98118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Aki Kurose Middle School serves 684 students in grades 6-8.
Aki Kurose Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Aki Kurose Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Aki Kurose Middle School's student population of 684 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Aki Kurose Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Aki Kurose Middle School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1363 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
34%
8%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
38%
4%
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White
4%
54%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeattle School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Aki Kurose Middle School is Interagency Open Doors (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Orca K-8 School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dearborn Park International School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seattle Dearborn Park International School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 352 students
    0.7 miles
    2820 S Orcas St
    Seattle, WA 98108
    (206) 252-6930
    0.7 K-5 352
  • Seattle Graham Hill Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 358 students
    0.7 miles
    5149 S Graham St
    Seattle, WA 98118
    (206) 252-7140
    0.7 PK-5 358
  • Seattle Orca K-8 School Alternative School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 391 students
    0.7 miles
    5215 46 Ave S
    Seattle, WA 98118
    (206) 252-6900
    0.7 K-8 391
  • Seattle Rainier Valley Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6 | 102 students
    0.7 miles
    3900 S. Holly Park Drive
    Seattle, WA 98118
    (206) 659-0956
    0.7 6 102
  • Seattle South Shore Pk-8 School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 525 students
    0.8 miles
    4800 S Henderson St
    Seattle, WA 98118
    (206) 252-7600
    0.8 PK-8 525

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